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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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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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Ackroyd, Sir Timothy Robert Whyte

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 273 words.

3rd Bt cr 1956, of Dewsbury, West Riding of Yorkshire

Born 7 Oct. 1958; er s of Sir John Robert Whyte Ackroyd, 2nd Bt and Jennifer Eileen McLeod (d 1997...

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Adams, Grizzly

Richard H. Dillon.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; World History. 913 words.

Adams, Grizzly (22 October 1812–25 October 1860), mountain man and wild animal tamer, was born John Adams in Medway, Massachusetts, the son of Eleazar Adams and Sybil Capen. Adams...

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Adelaide

Overview page. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History — Theatre.

Founded in 1836, the state capital of South Australia has always seen itself as the most ‘English’ and ‘cultured’ of Australia's cities, distinguished by a continuing commitment to theatre...

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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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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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Alexander, Michael Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday. 216 words.

Born 20 Nov. 1920; s of late Rear-Adm. Charles Otway Alexander and Antonia Geermans; m 1963, Sarah Wignall (marr. diss.); one adopted d; died 19 Dec. 2004

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Allan, Timothy Neil

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance. 80 words.

Managing Director, Portland, since 2001

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