- Kidd, William Known as "Captain Kidd.” 1645?-1701. Brit sea-captain whom considered piracy after being employed to protect Brit boats in Indian Ocean (1696). Their cruelty and undiscovered hidden resource, although unsubstantiated, stay celebrated.
- A surname.
- Scottish sea captain who had been employed to protect Brit delivery within the Indian Ocean and then ended up being accused of piracy and hanged (1645-1701)