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Roddick [née Perella], Dame Anita Lucia (1942-2007), businesswoman

Richard Davenport-Hines

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/99112
Roddick [née Perella], Dame Anita Lucia (1942-2007), businesswoman

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Roddick [née Perella], Dame Anita Lucia (1942-2007), businesswoman, was born on 23 October 1942 in a bomb shelter at 32 New Road, Littlehampton, Sussex, one of the four children of Gilda (b. 1914/15), daughter of Domenico de Vito, farmer, and wife of Donato (Donny) Perella (1912-1973), caterer and restaurateur. Her ...

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