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Alexander, (Conel) Hugh O'Donel (1909–1974), chess player and cryptanalyst

Harry Golombek.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Numerical and Computational Mathematics. 1551 words.

Alexander, (Conel) Hugh O'Donel (1909–1974), chess player and cryptanalyst, was born in Cork on 19 April 1909, the eldest of four children of Conel William Long Alexander (1879–1920),...

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Baldwin, Sir Jack (Edward)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 244 words.

Kt 1997; PhD; FRS 1978

Born 8 Aug. 1938; s of Frederick Charles Baldwin and Olive Frances Headland; m 1977, Christine Louise, d of William B. Franchi

Waynfl...

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Balfour, (Elizabeth) Jean

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Literature; Publishing; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 410 words.

CBE 1981; FRSE 1980; FRSA; FICFor; JP

Born 4 Nov. 1927; 2nd d of late Maj.-Gen. Sir James Syme Drew, KBE, CB, DSO, MC, and late Victoria Maxwell of Munches; ...

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Brabham, Sir John Arthur, (Sir Jack)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 322 words.

Kt 1979; AO 2008; OBE 1966

Born Sydney, Australia, 2 April 1926; m 1st, 1951, Betty Evelyn Beresford (marr. diss. 1994); three s; 2nd, 1996, Margaret Taylor; died 19...

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Bramall

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 234 words.

KG 1990; GCB 1979 (KCB 1974); OBE 1965; MC 1945

Born 18 Dec. 1923; s of late Major Edmund Haselden Bramall and Mrs Katherine Bridget Bramall (...

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Brewer, Prof. John

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 134 words.

PhD

Born Plymouth, 30 Dec. 1961; s of Peter and Marguerite Brewer; m 1988, Caroline Rule; two d

Professor of Applied Sport Science, and Head,...

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Collins, Prof. Jeffrey Hamilton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Medicine and Health; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 227 words.

FRSE; FREng

Born 22 April 1930; s of Ernest Frederick and Dora Gladys Collins; m 1956, Sally Parfitt; two s; died 23 Sept. 2015

Professor and Specialist...

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Cromartie

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 113 words.

MIExpE

Born 12 June 1948; s of 4th Earl of Cromartie, MC, TD and Olga (d 1996), d of late Stuart Laurance; m...

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Crowther, John Anthony

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 148 words.

Born 16 Oct. 1951; s of Charles Alec Crowther and Joan Sylvia (née Boddam-Whetham); m 1975, Lorraine Ann Chadwick; three s

Chief Executive, Vickers Defence...

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Duckworth, Cecil

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 87 words.

CBE 2013 (OBE 2004)

Born Macclesfield, 1937; s of Charles Duckworth and Jean Duckworth; m 1962, Beatrice Elizabeth Lee; one s one d

Chairman,...

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