'Bunbury' can also refer to...

Francis Ramsay St Pierre Bunbury (1910—1990) army officer

Henry William Bunbury (1750—1811) artist and caricaturist

Selina Bunbury (1802—1882) novelist

Sir Charles Bunbury (1740—1821) horse-racing administrator and politician

Sir Charles James Fox Bunbury (1809—1886) naturalist and diarist

Sir Edward Herbert Bunbury (1811—1895) classical scholar and author

Sir Henry Edward Bunbury (1778—1860) army officer


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A fictitious excuse for making a visit or avoiding an obligation, from the name of an imaginary person (so used) in Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest (1895).

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