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Ablett, Noah

Hywel Francis.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Education. 1411 words.

Ablett, Noah (1883–1935), miners' leader and adult educator, was born on 4 October 1883 in Ynys-hir, near Porth, Rhondda, Glamorgan, the tenth of eleven children of John Ablett, miner, and...

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Abrams, Mark Alexander [formerly Max Alexander Abramowitz]

Michael Warren.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Sociology; Education. 872 words.

Abrams, Mark Alexander [formerly Max Alexander Abramowitz] (1906–1994), social scientist, was born at 57 Balfour Road, Edmonton, London, on 27 April 1906, one of eight children born to...

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Adams, Charles Francis

John F. Stover.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Politics; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 1393 words.

Adams, Charles Francis (27 May 1835–20 March 1915), railroad official, civic leader, and historian, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Charles Francis Adams (1807–1886), a...

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Adams, Prof. John Norman

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 201 words.

Born 24 Dec. 1939; s of Vincent Smith Adams and Elsie Adams (née Davison), Gateshead; died 14 April 2012

Professor of Intellectual Property, University of Sheffield,...

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Adams, Terence David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Education. 156 words.

CMG 1997

Born 22 Feb. 1938; s of F. E. Adams and E. S. Adams; m 1990, Caroline Mary (née Hartley); two s four d by previous marriage

Managing Director,...

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Afshar

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business Finance. 383 words.

OBE 2005; PhD; FAcSS

Born 1944; d of Hassan Afshar and Pouran Afshar (née Khabir); m 1974, Maurice Dodson; one s one d

Professor of Politics and...

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Agg, Stephen James

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Education. 106 words.

FCILT

Born 25 Sept. 1952; s of Douglas and Ivy Agg; m 2007, Maggie; one s one d by a previous marriage

Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Logistics and...

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Akerlof, Prof. George Arthur

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Business Finance. 175 words.

PhD

Born 17 June 1940; s of Gosta C. Akerlof and Rosalie C. Akerlof; m 1978, Janet Yellen; one s

Professor of Economics, University of California...

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Aldersey, William

R. C. D. Baldwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 658 words.

Aldersey, William (1543–1616), merchant and antiquary, was baptized at St Oswald's, Chester, on 15 December 1543, the son of Ralph Aldersey (d. 1555) and Jane Goodman (d. c.1555). He...

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Alexander, Anthony George Laurence

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Education; Business Finance. 57 words.

Born 4 April 1938; s of George and Margaret Alexander; m 1962, Frances, d of Cyril Burdett; one s two d

Deputy Chairman, Imperial Tobacco Group, 1996–2008

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