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Abdy, Sir Valentine (Robert Duff)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 147 words.

6th Bt cr 1850

Born 11 Sept. 1937; s of Sir Robert Henry Edward Abdy, 5th Bt, and Lady Diana Bridgeman (d 1967), ...

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Abney, Sir William de Wiveleslie (1843–1920), civil servant and photographic scientist

Peter J. T. Morris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; Art. 1713 words.

Abney, Sir William de Wiveleslie (1843–1920), civil servant and photographic scientist, was born at Derby on 24 July 1843, the eldest son of Edward Henry Abney (bap. 1811, d. 1892), vicar...

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Adam, Gordon Johnston

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

PhD

Born 28 March 1934; s of John Craig Adam and Deborah Armstrong Johnston; m 1973, Sarah Jane Seely; one s

Member (Lab) North East Region,...

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Adams, Jennifer

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Architecture; Art. 116 words.

LVO 1993; OBE 2008

Born 1 Feb. 1948; d of Arthur Roy Thomas Crisp and Joyce Muriel Crisp (née Davey); m 1968, Terence William Adams (d 2011)...

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Addison, Mark Eric

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Architecture; Art. 159 words.

CB 2005

Born 22 Jan. 1951; s of Sydney Robert James Addison and Prudence Margaret Addison (née Russell); m 1987, Lucinda Clare Booth

Director General,...

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Aglionby, William (1641–1705), diplomat and writer on art

Henry Summerson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1306 words.

Aglionby, William (1641–1705), diplomat and writer on art, was born in the summer of 1641, the second son of George Aglionby (d. 1643), who died shortly after being appointed dean of...

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Alexander, Pamela Elizabeth

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Architecture; Art. 220 words.

OBE 2012

Born 17 April 1954; d of late Reginald William Purchase Alexander and Marion Elizabeth Alexander (née Ross); m 1994, Dr Roger Booker; three step s one step...

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Alexander, Prof. Paul

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Education; Architecture; Art. 102 words.

PhD

Born Brighton, 20 Dec. 1960; s of Reginald and Iris Alexander; partner, Prof. Lynn Faith Gladden, qv

Professor of Radio Astronomy, University...

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Ames, Blanche Ames

Jacqueline Van Voris.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 730 words.

Ames, Blanche Ames (18 February 1878–01 March 1969), artist and women's rights activist, artist and women’s rights activist, was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, the daughter of Adelbert...

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Amos, Francis John Clarke

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Architecture; Art. 610 words.

CBE 1973; ARIBA, PPRTPI

Born 10 Sept. 1924; s of late Frank Amos, FALPA (Director, H. J. Furlong & Sons, Ltd, London), and Alice Mary Amos; ...

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