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Achebe, Prof. Chinua

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing. 438 words.

FRSL 1983

Born 16 Nov. 1930; s of Isaiah and Janet Achebe; m 1961, Christiana Okoli; two s two d; died 21 March 2013

author; Professor Emeritus, University...

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Adair, John Eric

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing. 456 words.

PhD

Born Luton, 18 May 1934; s of Robin and Dorothy Adair; m 1977, Thea Talbot; two s one d

author and teacher of leadership

St Paul’s...

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Adams, William Davenport (1851–1904), journalist and compiler of reference works

Lewis Melville.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Journalism; Education. 378 words.

Adams, William Davenport (1851–1904), journalist and compiler of reference works, was born at Park Terrace, New Park Road, Brixton, on 28 December 1851, the elder surviving son of William...

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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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Aitken, Prof. (Robert) Cairns (Brown)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Education; Literature; Publishing. 266 words.

CBE 1998; MD; FRCPE, FRCPsych

Born 20 Dec. 1933; s of late John Goold Aitken and Margaret Johnstone (née Brown); m 1959, Audrey May Lunn; one s one d...

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Alexander, Prof. (John) David

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing. 305 words.

Hon. CBE 1998; DPhil

Born 18 Oct. 1932; s of John David Alexander, Sr and Mary Agnes McKinnon; m 1956, Catharine Coleman; one s two d; died 25 July 2010...

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Alexander, Prof. Philip Stephen

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing. 227 words.

DPhil; FBA 2005

Born 10 March 1947; s of Robert and Priscilla Alexander; m 1973, Loveday Constance Anne Earl (Rev. Canon Prof. L. Alexander); one s one d

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Allen, Brian

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing. 578 words.

PhD

Born 3 Oct. 1952; s of Herbert and Mary Allen; m 1978, Katina Michael; two s

Chairman, Hazlitt Group, since 2012

Univ. of East Anglia...

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Allen, David Charles Keith

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Literature; Publishing. 204 words.

AO 1990

Born 3 April 1936; s of G. Keith Allen and Dorothy M. Allen; m 1st, 1964, Angela Mary Evatt (d 2001); two s one d; 2nd, ...

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Allen, John (1789–1829), bookseller and antiquary

Paul Latcham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Publishing. 507 words.

Allen, John (1789–1829), bookseller and antiquary, was born 'about' 27 July 1789, and baptized on 4 August 1789 at Hereford, the eldest son of John Allen (c.1754–1828), a leading bookseller...

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