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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

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Village on the B6398, 2 m. S of Melrose and 6 m. E of Selkirk (N of the A699). The poet Thomas Aird was born here (1802), under the ...

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Bowden

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 178 words.

1. English: habitational name from any of several places called Bowden or Bowdon. Bowden in Devon and Derbyshire and Bowdon

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Bowden

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 265 words.

MA, PhD, FIEE, FIEEE, MScTech

Born 18 Jan. 1910; s of B. C. Bowden, Chesterfield; m 1939, Marjorie Browne (marr. diss., 1954; she d 1957...

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Bowden Chris

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 125 words.

b. England. Alto saxophonist and keyboard player, Bowden made an impressive mark on the late 90s-early 00s UK jazz scene

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Bowden, Walter

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 95 words.

DSO 1894; RN

Born London, 10 June 1859; s of late Wm Bowden of Hilldrop Crescent, Camden Road, N, and Jane, d of James Beer; ...

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Chris Bowden

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. England. Alto saxophonist and keyboard player, Bowden made an impressive mark on the late 90s-early 00s UK jazz scene with his roaring large ensembles. Highly energized with a funk ...

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Bowden, John

Robert Bruce Mullin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 702 words.

Bowden, John (07 January 1751–31 July 1817), Anglican clergyman and educator, was born in Ireland, where his father, Thomas Bowden, Esq., was serving as an officer of the King’s...

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Bowden, Artemisia

Linda Everett Moyé.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 937 words.

Texas school administrator and civic leader, was born in Albany, Georgia, the eldest of five children of Milas and Mary Bowden, former slaves. When Bowden was sixteen years old her...

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Len Bowden

Gwen Terry.

in Clark

November 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 859 words.

The attack on Pearl Harbor resulted in war and disruption. The penniless Clark Terry decided to go back to his sister's house. It was during this time that Clark came to know about Len...

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Bowden, Gerald Francis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 291 words.

TD 1971

Born 26 Aug. 1935; s of Frank Albert Bowden and Elsie Bowden (née Burrill); m 1967, Heather...

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Bowden, Dawn Alison Louise

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 94 words.

Born Bristol 14 Feb. 1960; d of Graham Bowden and Christine Bowden; two s; m 2011, Martin Eaglestone

Member (Lab) Merthyr Tydfil and...

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Bowden, Ben (1906–98))

Edited by Jonathan M. Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 367 words.

A British industrial designer, Bowden came to the public eye with his streamlined ‘Bicycle of the Future’ shown at Britain’s

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BOWDEN, Ambroise Mary - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 32 words.

British, 19th century, female.

Painter. Flowers.

Ambroise Mary Bowden exhibited in London at the Royal Academy and the Suffolk Street gallery from 1871 to 1890.

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Bowden, Vivian Gordon

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 131 words.

CBE 1941

Born Sydney, Australia, 28 May 1884; s of Vivian Rothwell Bowden and Marion Harrison Cazaly; m 1917, Dorothy Dennis; one s two d...

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Askey, Arthur Bowden

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 411 words.

CBE 1981 (OBE 1969)

Born 6 June 1900; s of Samuel Askey, Liverpool, and Betty Askey (née Bowden), Knutsford, Cheshire; m 1925, Elizabeth May Swash (d 1974...

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Bowden, Dr Richard Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 171 words.

OBE 1941; PhD, MSc, FRSC, CChem

Born 31 Aug. 1887; s of Richard Charles Bowden, Bristol, and Minnie Clara Thatcher; m 1913, Nina Adeline, er...

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Bowden, Sir Frank Houston

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Business Finance. 165 words.

3rd Bt cr 1915

Born 10 Aug. 1909; o s of Sir Harold Bowden, 2nd Bt, GBE, and of Vera, d of Joseph Whitaker, JP, FZS; ...

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Jones, Prof. Tudor Bowden

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education. 183 words.

MBE 2011; DSc; FInstP

Born 8 Nov. 1934; s of Idris Jones and Tydvil Ann Jones (née Bowden); m 1960,...

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Bowden, James Nicholas Geoffrey

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 126 words.

CMG 2012; OBE 2002; MVO 2017

Born 27 May 1960; s of Geoffrey Bowden and Gillian (née Mathieson); m ...

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Bowden, Sir Andrew

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance; Politics. 182 words.

Kt 1994; MBE 1961

Born 8 April 1930; s of William Victor Bowden, Solicitor, and Francesca Wilson; mnull...

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Bowden, Prof. Kenneth Frank

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 102 words.

DSc, FInstP

Born 23 Dec. 1916; s of Frank and Margaret N. Bowden; m 1946, Lilias T. M. Nicol; one d; died 27 May 1989

Professor of Oceanography in the...

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