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Elaine May

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1932– )

American actress, director, and playwright. May began performing as a child with her father, the Yiddish actor Jack Berlin. After studying acting in New York, she moved to...

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Elaine May

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1932– )

American actress, director, and playwright. May began performing as a child with her father, the Yiddish actor Jack Berlin. After studying acting in New York, she moved to...

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May, Elaine (1932)

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 159 words.

(1932– )

American actress, director, and playwright. May began performing as a child with her father,

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May, Elaine (1932– )

John Agee Ball.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 160 words.

(1932– )

American actress, director, and playwright. May began performing as a child with her father, the Yiddish actor

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Hoffman Watts, Elaine (25 May 1932)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 265 words.

She began lessons at age seven with her father, drummer and xylophonist Jake Hoffman. In the 1920s, Jake Hoffman played

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<i>America and the Pill: A History of Promise, Peril, and Liberation.</i> By Elaine Tyler May. (New York: Basic, 2010. viii, 214 pp. $25.95, ISBN 978-0-465-01152-0.)

Rebecca M. Kluchin.

in Journal of American History

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 552 words.

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<i>Barren in the Promised Land: Childless Americans and the Pursuit of Happiness.</i> By Elaine Tyler May (New York: Basic Books, 1995. xii plus 318 pp. $24.00)

Alexis Macon McCrossen.

in Journal of Social History

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

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<span class="smallCaps">Elaine Tyler May</span> <i>America and the Pill: A History of Promise, Peril, and Liberation</i>. New York: Basic Books. 2010. Pp. vii, 214. $25.95

Wendy Kline.

in The American Historical Review

February 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 666 words.

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Elaine Tyler May. <i>Barren in the Promised Land: Childless Americans and the Pursuit of Happiness</i>. New York: BasicBooks. 1995. Pp. xii, 318. $24.00

Lee Chambers-Schiller.

in The American Historical Review

February 1997; p ublished online February 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 0 words.

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Kincaid, Jamaica (1949– )

in Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro–Latin American Biography

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Caribbean History. 2055 words.

was born Elaine Potter Richardson in St. John’s, Antigua, on 25 May 1949, to Annie Victoria Richardson, a domestic

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Kincaid, Jamaica

Daryl Cumber Dance.

in Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography

January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2040 words.

writer, was born Elaine Potter Richardson in St. John’s, Antigua, on 25 May 1949, to Annie Victoria Richardson, a domestic

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Seys-Llewellyn, His Honour John Desmond

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 161 words.

Born 3 May 1912; s of Charles Ernest Llewellyn, FAI and Hannah Margretta Llewellyn, of Cardiff; m 1st, 1939, Elaine (d 1984), d...

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Trinder, Sir (Arnold) Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 178 words.

GBE 1969; Kt 1966

Born 12 May 1906; s of Arnold Anderson Trinder, Oxshott; m 1st, 1929, Elizabeth Cairns; one d; 2nd, 1937, Elaine Chaytor; two ...

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Lanchbery, John Arthur

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Music. 257 words.

OBE 1990; FRAM

Born London, 15 May 1923; s of William Lanchbery and Violet (née Mewett); m 1951, Elaine Fifield (marr. diss. 1960; she d 1999); one d...

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Rob, Prof. Charles Granville

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 140 words.

MC 1943

Born 4 May 1913; s of Joseph William Rob, OBE, MD; m 1941, Mary Dorothy Elaine Beazley; two s two d; died 26 July 2001...

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Scott, Douglas Keith, (Doug Scott)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 510 words.

CBE 1994

Born Nottingham 29 May 1941; s of George Douglas Scott and Edith Joyce Scott; m 1st, 1962, Janice Elaine...

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Reader, Martin Sheldon

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 139 words.

Born 28 May 1967; s of Phillip John Reader and Juliet Elaine Reader; m 1994, Amanda Elizabeth Dyton; one s one d

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Marshall, Gavin Badenoch

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance. 101 words.

Born Edinburgh 30 May 1955; s of Henry Bruce Marshall and Catriona Mary Mackenzie Marshall (née Badenoch); m 1978, Elaine Patricia Smyth; three s...null...

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Dutton, Roger Thomas

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 237 words.

Born 24 March 1952; s of late Donald Roger Dutton and Doreen May Dutton (née Ankers); m 1977, Elaine Alison Dixon (d 2014); one ...

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