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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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above-the-line

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies — Marketing.

A term which now has come to mean mass audience advertising and promotional campaigns—for example, to describe campaigns that are targeted at high volumes of consumers in a large number of...

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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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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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Aina, Benjamin Adejuwon Olufemi

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 106 words.

Born London, 14 Feb. 1964; s of Johnson Olusola Aina and Elizabeth Taiwo Awolesi; m 2002, Mwanida Elizabeth Sakala; three s four d (and one s decd)

QC 2009;...

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Aitken, Gillon Reid

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 192 words.

Born 29 March 1938; s of James Aitken and Margaret Joane Aitken (née Simpson); m 1982, Cari Margareta Bengtsson (marr. diss. 2000; she d 2011); (one d decd)...

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Aitken, Jonathan William Patrick

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing. 329 words.

Born 30 Aug. 1942; s of Sir William Traven Aitken, KBE and Hon. Penelope Loader Maffey, MBE, JP; m 1st, 1979, Lolicia Olivera (marr. diss. 1998), d of Mr and Mrs O. Azucki,...

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Albee, Edward

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education. 198 words.

Born 12 March 1928

American dramatist

Has directed prodns of own plays, 1961–, mainly at English Th., Vienna, and Alley Th., Houston

pl...

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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...

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Alcock, Air Chief Marshal Sir (Robert James) Michael

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance. 224 words.

GCB 1996 (CB 1989); KBE 1992; FREng

Born 11 July 1936; s of late William George and Doris Alcock; m 1965, Pauline Mary Oades; two d

Royal Air...

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