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BARBARA, Agatha (1923 - 2002), social/welfare worker; President of the Republic of Malta, 1982–87; Chairperson, The Samaritans – Malta, since 1988

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work. 254 words.

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CLARKSON, Adrienne (<i>born</i> 1939), PC (Can.) 1999; CC 1999 (OC 1992); CMM; CD; co-founder and co-Chair, Institute for Canadian Citizenship, since 2005; Governor General of Canada, 1999–2005

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio. 217 words.

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de KRETSER, David Morritz (<i>born</i> 1939), Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor, Monash University, since 2011; Governor of Victoria, Australia, 2006–11

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 255 words.

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GLEAN, Carlyle (Arnold) (<i>born</i> 1932), Governor-General of Grenada, 2008–13

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 183 words.

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GÖNCZ, Árpád (<i>born</i> 1922), President, Republic of Hungary, 1990–2000

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio. 185 words.

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HALL, Kenneth Octavius - Governor-General of Jamaica, 2006–09; Hon. Distinguished Research Fellow, University of West Indies, Mona, since 2009

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 440 words.

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HAVEL, Václav (1936 - 2011), writer; President of Czech Republic, 1993–2003

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; UK Politics; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Radio; Intellectual History; Literature. 297 words.

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History of Sport and Religion in the United States and Britain

Amy Koehlinger.

in The Oxford Handbook of Sports History

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Article. Subjects: United States History; British History; Social and Cultural History. 7627 words.

This chapter surveys scholarly writing about the intersection of religion and sport in the United States and Britain. It reviews the dominant historiography of works on religion and...

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HOLLANDE, François Gérard Georges (<i>born</i> 1954), President of France, since 2012; Leader, Socialist Party, since 2011

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; General Economics and Teaching; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Political History; Politics. 179 words.

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HOYTE, (Hugh) Desmond (1929 - 2002), SC; MP (People’s National Congress), Guyana, since 1968; Leader of the Opposition, since 1992; Leader, People’s National Congress

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Schools Studies; History; British History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 145 words.

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