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Aiken, Joan Delano, (Mrs Julius Goldstein)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing. 647 words.

MBE 1999

Born 4 Sept. 1924; d of Conrad Potter Aiken and Jessie McDonald; m 1st, 1945, Ronald George Brown (d 1955); one ...

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Anderson, Julian David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 241 words.

Born 6 April 1967

composer

Royal Coll. of Music (BMus London 1st cl.); Gonville and Caius Coll., Cambridge, 1990–91; King’s Coll., Cambridge, 1992–94 (MPhil...

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Angelou, Marguerite Annie, (Maya)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 294 words.

Born St Louis, 4 April 1928; d of Bailey Johnson and Vivian Baxter Johnson; one s; died 28 May 2014

writer, singer and actress

George Washington High Sch.,...

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Barnett, Correlli (Douglas)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing. 361 words.

CBE 1997

Born 28 June 1927; s of D. A. Barnett; m 1950, Ruth Murby; two d

author; Fellow, Churchill College, Cambridge, since 1977; Keeper of the...

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Barnett, Richard

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing. 191 words.

Born Birmingham, 3 March 1980; s of Roy Barnett and Elizabeth Barnett (née Clayton); m 2006, Caroline Essex (marr. diss. 2013)

historian, writer, broadcaster and...

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Bellamy, David James

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Science and Mathematics; Education; Literature; Publishing; Business Finance. 639 words.

OBE 1994; PhD; FLS; CBiol, FRSB

Born 18 Jan. 1933; s of Thomas Bellamy and Winifred (née Green); m 1959, Rosemary Froy; two s three d

botanist;...

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Benjamin, George William John

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 387 words.

CBE 2010

Born 31 Jan. 1960; s of late William Benjamin and Susan Benjamin (née Bendon)

composer, conductor and pianist; Henry Purcell Professor of...

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Black, Dorothy [Kitty] (1914–2006), theatrical agent and translator

Kate Dorney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing; Theatre. 988 words.

Black, Dorothy [Kitty] (1914–2006), theatrical agent and translator, was born on 30 April 1914 in Johannesburg, South Africa, the younger daughter and youngest of six children of Francis...

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Blake

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 384 words.

FBA 1967

Born 23 Dec. 1916; er s of William Joseph Blake and Norah Lindley Daynes, Brundall, Norfolk; m 1953, Patricia Mary (d 1995), e d of Thomas Richard Waters,...

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Blue, Rabbi Lionel

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Religion. 290 words.

OBE 1994

Born 6 Feb. 1930; s of late Harry and Hetty Blue; died 19 Dec. 2016

former broadcaster and author; Lecturer, Leo Baeck College, ...

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