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Abbado, Claudio

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Music; Architecture; Art. 155 words.

Born Milan, 26 June 1933; m 1st, 1956, Giovanna Cavazzoni (marr. diss. 1968); one s one d; 2nd, Gabriella Cantalupi; one s; died 20 Jan. 2014

Artistic Director,...

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Abbott, Bud

James I. Deutsch.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Radio; Film. 1213 words.

Abbott, Bud (02 October 1895–24 April 1974), and Lou Costello (06 March 1906–03 March 1959), a team of comedians on stage, radio, film, and television, were born, respectively, in Asbury...

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Abbott, Paul

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 130 words.

Born 22 Feb. 1960; s of late Alan Abbott and Doreen Abbott; m 1993, Saskia (marr. diss.); one s one d

film and television writer

Barden High Sch.,...

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Abdela, Lesley Julia

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing. 323 words.

MBE 1990

Born London, 17 Nov. 1945; d of late Frederick Abdela and Henrietta (née Hardy); m 1972 (marr. diss.); one s; partner, Tim Symonds

journalist and...

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Abraham, David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 99 words.

Born Lincs, 7 Aug. 1963; s of Esmond and Jeanette Abraham; one s one d

Chief Executive, Channel Four, since 2010

Ingatestone Sch.; Magdalen Coll.,...

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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...

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Abramsky, Dame Jennifer (Gita)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 304 words.

DBE 2009 (CBE 2001)

Born 7 Oct. 1946; d of late Prof. Chimen Abramsky and Miriam (née Nirenstein); m 1976, Alasdair Donald MacDuff Liddell, CBE (d 2012...

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Achurch, Janet, (Janet Sharp)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 145 words.

Born Lancashire, 17 Jan. 1863; d of William Prior Sharp; m 1889, Charles Martin (Charles Charrington, actor); one d; died 11 Sept. 1916

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Ackland, Joss, (Sidney Edmond Jocelyn)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 770 words.

CBE 2001

Born 29 Feb. 1928; s of Norman Ackland and Ruth Izod; m 1951, Rosemary Jean Kirkcaldy (d 2002); one s five d (and one s decd)...

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Acklom, Captain Cecil Ryther

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 45 words.

CB 1914; CBE 1919

Born 31 May 1872; s of late Robert Evatt Acklom; died 12 June 1937

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