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Acton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Social and Cultural History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing. 346 words.

Born 30 July 1941; s of 3rd Baron Acton, CMG, MBE, TD and Hon. Daphne, o d of 4th Baron Rayleigh, FRS and Lady Mary Hilda, 2nd ...

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Appiah [née Cripps], Enid Margaret [Peggy] (1921–2006), anthologist and charity worker

Nicholas Tucker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 959 words.

Appiah [née Cripps], Enid Margaret [Peggy] (1921–2006), anthologist and charity worker, was born on 21 May 1921 at Filkins, Gloucestershire, the youngest child in the family of three...

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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, 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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Arrowsmith, Pat

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Literature; Publishing. 356 words.

Born 2 March 1930; d of late George Ernest Arrowsmith and late Margaret Vera (née Kingham); m Mr Gardner, 11 Aug. 1979, separated 11 Aug. 1979; lesbian partnership with Wendy...

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Aslet, Clive William

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Literature; Publishing; Business Finance. 248 words.

Born 15 Feb. 1955; s of Kenneth and Monica Aslet; m 1980, Naomi Roth; three s

Editor-at-Large, Country Life, 2006–15 (Deputy Editor, 1989–92; Editor,...

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Bagshawe, Prof. Kenneth Dawson

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Medicine and Health; Education; Literature; Publishing. 239 words.

CBE 1990; MD; FRCP, FRCOG; FRCR; FRS 1989

Born 17 Aug. 1925; s of Harry Bagshawe and Gladys (née Dawson); m 1st, 1946, Ann Kelly (marr. diss. 1976; she ...

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Bell, Ernest (1851–1933), publisher and animal welfare campaigner

Virginia Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets; Publishing. 765 words.

Bell, Ernest (1851–1933), publisher and animal welfare campaigner, was born on 8 March 1851 at West Croft, England's Lane, Hampstead, Middlesex, the second son of the publisher George Bell...

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Bevan, Robert

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing; Social and Cultural History. 202 words.

MBE 2004

Born 26 Feb. 1945; s of Eric and Iris Rose Bevan; m 2012 Laura Collins

after-dinner speaker (as Bob “The Cat” Bevan), author, broadcaster,...

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Bontemps, Arna Wendell

Robert E. Fleming.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1472 words.

Bontemps, Arna Wendell (13 October 1902–04 June 1973), writer, was born in Alexandria, Louisiana, the son of Paul Bismark Bontemps, a bricklayer, and Maria Carolina Pembroke, a...

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