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Alexander, Frederick Matthias

Malcolm Williamson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Education; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1160 words.

Alexander, Frederick Matthias (1869–1955), originator of the Alexander technique and teacher, was born on 20 January 1869 at Wynyard, north-west Tasmania, the eldest of seven children of...

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Armstrong, Lance

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Literature; Publishing; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 173 words.

Born Plano, Texas, 18 Sept. 1971; s of Linda Armstrong (née Walling); m 1998, Kristin Richard (marr. diss. 2003); one s twin d; one s one d by Anna Hansen...

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Bannister, Sir Roger (Gilbert)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 680 words.

Kt 1975; CBE 1955; DM (Oxon); FRCP

Born 23 March 1929; s of late Ralph and of Alice Bannister, Harrow; m 1955, Moyra Elver, d of late Per Jacobsson, Chairman IMF; two...

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Barrie, Lesley

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 104 words.

Born 20 Sept. 1944

General Manager and Member, Tayside Health Board, 1993–97, retired

Glasgow High Sch. for Girls; Univ. of Glasgow (DPA)

MHSM;...

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Black, Neil

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 75 words.

Born Ashington, Northumberland, 23 May 1959; s of Neville and Mary Ann Black; m 1988, Ruth Carlyle

Performance Director, UK Athletics, since 2012

Ashington...

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Brearley, (John) Michael

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 150 words.

OBE 1978

Born 28 April 1942; s of late Horace and Midge Brearley; lives with Mana Sarabhai; two c

psychoanalyst

City of London Sch.; St...

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Brookes, William Penny

Helen Clare Cromarty.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Surgery. 1167 words.

Brookes, William Penny (1809–1895), surgeon and campaigner for the revival of the Olympic games, was born on 13 August 1809 at 4 Wilmore Street, Much Wenlock, Shropshire, the first of the...

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Brown, James Jackson

Jeffrey Green.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Medicine and Health. 1090 words.

Brown, James Jackson (1882–1953), general practitioner and cricketer, was born on 9 October 1882 in Jamaica, one of nine children of Thomas Brown, sugar planter. Both parents died when he...

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Brown, Thomas Graham

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Neurology. 1058 words.

Brown, Thomas Graham (1882–1965), neurophysiologist and mountaineer, was born on 27 March 1882 in Edinburgh, the eldest child of the three sons and one daughter of John James Graham Brown,...

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Budgett, Richard Gordon McBride

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 225 words.

OBE 2003

Born 20 March 1959; s of Robert and Fiona Budgett; m 1987, Sue Moore; one s two d

Medical and Scientific Director, International Olympic...

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