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Crawley, Aidan Merivale (1908–1993), politician and television executive

Matthew Parris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; UK Politics. 1758 words.

Crawley, Aidan Merivale (1908–1993), politician and television executive, was born on 10 April 1908 at the vicarage, Benenden, near Cranbrook, Kent, the third of the five children of Arthur...

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Dobbs

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Radio; Television; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Politics; UK Politics; Political Institutions; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 0 words.

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Freeman, John Horace (1915–2014), politician, broadcaster, and diplomatist

Gavin Hyman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; UK Politics. 3643 words.

Freeman, John Horace (1915–2014), politician, broadcaster, and diplomatist, was born on 19 February 1915 at 195 Walm Lane, Cricklewood, London, the elder son of Horace Freeman...

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Freud, Sir Clement Raphael [Clay] (1924–2009), restaurateur, journalist, and politician

Stuart Mole.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Television; Radio; UK Politics. 2083 words.

Freud, Sir Clement Raphael [Clay] (1924–2009), restaurateur, journalist, and politician, was born Clemens Raphael Freud in Berlin on 24 April 1924, the third and youngest son of Ernst...

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Hennessy, David James George, third Baron Windlesham and Baron Hennessy (1932–2010), politician, broadcasting executive, and college head

Douglas Hurd.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Television; UK Politics. 1010 words.

Hennessy, David James George, third Baron Windlesham and Baron Hennessy (1932–2010), politician, broadcasting executive, and college head, was born on 28 January 1932 at 32 Belgrave Square,...

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Porter, Nyree Dawn (1936–2001), actress

Verena Wright.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Film; UK Politics; Television. 1410 words.

Porter, Nyree Dawn (1936–2001), actress, was born on 22 January 1936 in Napier, New Zealand, the first daughter and first child of Kenneth Norman Porter, master butcher and property...

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Whitehead, Phillip (1937–2005), television producer and politician

Jad Adams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; UK Politics. 1393 words.

Whitehead, Phillip (1937–2005), television producer and politician, was born David Stuart Locke on 30 May 1937 at Masson House, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, the son of (Marguerite) Elaine...

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Winstanley, Michael Platt, Baron Winstanley (1918–1993), physician, politician, and broadcaster

Robert Ingham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Medicine and Health; UK Politics. 1006 words.

Winstanley, Michael Platt, Baron Winstanley (1918–1993), physician, politician, and broadcaster, was born on 27 August 1918 at Green Bank, Willaston, near Nantwich, in Cheshire, the first...

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