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Aiken, Joan Delano, (Mrs Julius Goldstein)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing. 647 words.

MBE 1999

Born 4 Sept. 1924; d of Conrad Potter Aiken and Jessie McDonald; m 1st, 1945, Ronald George Brown (d 1955); one ...

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Albee, Edward

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education. 198 words.

Born 12 March 1928

American dramatist

Has directed prodns of own plays, 1961–, mainly at English Th., Vienna, and Alley Th., Houston

pl...

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Allan, Douglas George

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education. 217 words.

Born Dunfermline, 17 July 1951; s of Morris and Betty Allan; m 1st, 1985, Elisabeth Smith (marr. diss. 2000); one s; 2nd, 2000, Sue Flood (marr. diss. 2011)...

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Amberg, George

Judith Brin Ingber.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance; Film; Education. 1326 words.

Amberg, George (28 December 1901–27 July 1971), professor of film and dance critic, was born Hans Aschaffenburg in Halle, Germany, the son of Gustav Aschaffenburg, a prominent Jewish...

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Anderson, Julian David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 241 words.

Born 6 April 1967

composer

Royal Coll. of Music (BMus London 1st cl.); Gonville and Caius Coll., Cambridge, 1990–91; King’s Coll., Cambridge, 1992–94 (MPhil...

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Angelou, Marguerite Annie, (Maya)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Music. 294 words.

Born St Louis, 4 April 1928; d of Bailey Johnson and Vivian Baxter Johnson; one s; died 28 May 2014

writer, singer and actress

George Washington High Sch.,...

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Ashworth, Sir John (Michael)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Science and Mathematics; Education. 236 words.

Kt 2008; DSc

Born 27 Nov. 1938; s of late Jack Ashworth and late Constance Mary Ousman; m 1st, 1963, Ann Knight (d 1985); one s three d...

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Atha, Bernard Peter

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 322 words.

CBE 2007 (OBE 1991)

Born 27 Aug. 1928; s of Horace Michael Atha and Mary Quinlan; unmarried

Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical...

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Ayckbourn, Sir Alan

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education. 841 words.

Kt 1997; CBE 1987

Born 12 April 1939; s of Horace Ayckbourn and Irene Maude (née Worley); m 1st, 1959, Christine Helen (née Roland); two s; 2nd, 1997...

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Ayrton, Norman Walter

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Architecture; Art. 312 words.

Born London, 25 Sept. 1924; died 22 June 2017

international theatre and opera director; Dean, British American Drama Academy, London, 1986–96

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