Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-10 of 106 items for:

Media Studies x Social and Cultural History x clear all

Abraham, Eric Antony

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History. 205 words.

Born Cape Town, S Africa, 3 March 1954; s of George Abraham; m 1st, 1978, Katarina Krausova (marr. diss. 2002); one s one d; 2nd, 2003, Sigrid Maria Elisabet Rausing...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Albert, Eddie

Edward L. Lach, Jr..

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online March 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Theatre. 1100 words.

Albert, Eddie (22 April 1906–26 May 2005), actor and environmental activist, was born Edward Albert Heimberger in Rock Island, Illinois, the son of Frank Daniel Heimberger, a realtor, and...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Amory, Cleveland

Ann T. Keene.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online June 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1300 words.

Amory, Cleveland (02 September 1917–14 October 1998), writer and animal rights advocate, was born in Nahant, Massachusetts, the son of Robert Amory, a textile manufacturer, and his wife,...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Armstrong, Fiona, (Lady MacGregor of MacGregor)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; Social and Cultural History. 189 words.

Born Preston, 28 Nov. 1956; d of Robert and Pauline Armstrong; m 1st, 1987, Rodney Potts (marr. diss. 2002); one d; 2nd, 2005, Sir Malcolm Gregor Charles MacGregor of...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Arnott, Deborah

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History. 251 words.

Born 23 June 1955; d of Michael MacMillan Arnott and Felicity Arnott(née Hugh-Jones); m 1996, Jon Davies; two s

Chief Executive (formerly Director), Action...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Arnott, John Jacob, (Jake)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Literature; Publishing. 94 words.

Born 11 March 1961; s of Michael MacMillan Arnott and Felicity Arnott (née Hugh-Jones); one s

novelist

Aylesbury Grammar Sch.

Labourer,...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Barnett, Andrew Charles Robert

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History. 183 words.

Born Nowra, NSW, 10 March 1968; s of Comdr Kenneth Malcolm Barnett, RAN, and Sheila Margaret Barnett

Director, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (UK), since 2007

null...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Bevan, Robert

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; Social and Cultural History. 202 words.

MBE 2004

Born 26 Feb. 1945; s of Eric and Iris Rose Bevan; m 2012 Laura Collins

after-dinner speaker (as Bob “The Cat” Bevan), author, broadcaster,...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Blethyn, Brenda Anne

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Business Finance. 337 words.

OBE 2003

Born 20 Feb. 1946; d of William Charles Bottle and Louisa Kathleen Bottle; partner, 1977, m 2011, Michael Mayhew

actress

St Augustine’s RC...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Borrie

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 348 words.

Kt 1982; QC 1986

Born 13 March 1931; s of Stanley Borrie, Solicitor; m 1960, Dorene (d 2010), d of Herbert Toland, Toronto, Canada; no ...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page