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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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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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Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626), actor, theatre entrepreneur, and founder of Dulwich College

S. P. Cerasano.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 3472 words.

Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626), actor, theatre entrepreneur, and founder of Dulwich College, was born on 1 September 1566 in the London parish of St Botolph without Bishopsgate, 'near...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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Atherton, Candice Kathleen, (Candy)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 221 words.

Born 21 Sept. 1955; d of late Denis G. W. Atherton and of Pamela A. M. Osborne; m 2002, Broderick Ross; died 30 Oct. 2017...

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Atherton, Candice Kathleen, (Candy)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 221 words.

Born 21 Sept. 1955; d of late Denis G. W. Atherton and of Pamela A. M. Osborne; m 2002, Broderick Ross; died 30 Oct. 2017...

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Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 861 words.

Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist, was born on 12 May 1914 at 3 Waterside, Evesham, Worcestershire, the daughter of Arthur James Badham (1889–1965),...

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Baker, Josephine

Patrick O’Connor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Voice. 1685 words.

Baker, Josephine (03 June 1906–12 April 1975), dancer, singer, and civil rights activist, was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of Eddie Carson, a musician, and Carrie Macdonald....

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