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Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626), actor, theatre entrepreneur, and founder of Dulwich College

S. P. Cerasano.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 3472 words.

Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626), actor, theatre entrepreneur, and founder of Dulwich College, was born on 1 September 1566 in the London parish of St Botolph without Bishopsgate, 'near...

Alton of Liverpool

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 474 words.

Born 15 March 1951; s of Frederick and Bridget Alton; m 1988, Dilys Elizabeth, yr d of Rev. Philip Bell; three s one d

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Bagshawe, Prof. Kenneth Dawson

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Medicine and Health. 235 words.

CBE 1990; MD; FRCP, FRCOG; FRCR; FRS 1989

Born 17 Aug. 1925; s of Harry Bagshawe and Gladys (née Dawson); ...

Blackstone

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 399 words.

Born 27 Sept. 1942; d of late Geoffrey Vaughan Blackstone, CBE, GM, QFSM and Joanna Blackstone; m 1963, Tom Evans (marr. diss.; he d 1985);...

Borrie

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 348 words.

Kt 1982; QC 1986

Born 13 March 1931; s of Stanley Borrie, Solicitor; m 1960, Dorene (d 2010), d of Herbert Toland, Toronto, Canada; no ...

Conti, Italia Emily Stella (1873–1946), actress and founder of the Italia Conti academy of theatre arts

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1221 words.

Conti, Italia Emily Stella (1873–1946), actress and founder of the Italia Conti academy of theatre arts, was born on 9 September 1873 at 265 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London, the eldest child...

Crawley

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 134 words.

Born 9 Jan. 1950; d of Thomas Louis Quinn and Joan Ryan; m; one s two d (incl. twins)

De Bernière-Smart, Louis Henry Piers

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 228 words.

Born 8 Dec. 1954; s of Major Reginald Piers Alexander de Bernière-Smart , qv ; one s one d

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Donoughue

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 469 words.

Born 8 Sept. 1934; s of late Thomas Joseph Donoughue and of Maud Violet Andrews; m 1st, 1959, Carol Ruth Goodman (marr. diss. 1989); two ...

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Elis-Thomas

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 204 words.

PC 2004

Born 18 Oct. 1946; name changed from Thomas to Elis-Thomas by deed poll, 1992; m 1st, 1970, Elen...

Fogerty, Elsie (1865–1945), founder and principal of the Central School of Speech and Drama

Michael Sanderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Theatre. 999 words.

Fogerty, Elsie (1865–1945), founder and principal of the Central School of Speech and Drama, was born at Sydenham, London, on 16 December 1865, the daughter of Joseph Fogerty (d. 1899),...

Harris of Haringey

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 623 words.

Born 11 Oct. 1953; s of Prof. Harry Harris, FRS and of Muriel Hargest; m 1979, Ann Sarah Herbert; two s one d

Heron, Robert

in Who Was Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Education. 137 words.

CVO 1988; MA

Born 12 Oct. 1927; s of James Riddick Heron and Sophie Leathem; m 1953, Patricia Mary Pennell; two s one d; died 21 Nov. 2009

Director, Duke of...

Hogg

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 373 words.

Born 14 May 1946; d of Baron Boyd-Carpenter, PC; m 1968, Rt Hon. Douglas Martin Hogg (see Viscount...

Howell of Guildford

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 367 words.

Born 18 Jan. 1936; s of late Colonel A. H. E. Howell, DSO, TD, DL and Beryl Howell, 5 Headfort Place, SW1; m 1967, Davina Wallace; one ...

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Kelly, Dr Michael

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 268 words.

CBE 1983

Born 1 Nov. 1940; s of David and Marguerite Kelly; m 1965, Zita Harkins; one s two dnull...

Lister-Kaye, Sir John (Phillip Lister)

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 278 words.

8th Bt cr 1812, of Grange, Yorks

Born 8 May 1946; s of Sir John Christopher Lister Lister-Kaye, 7th Bt and...

Mackay of Clashfern

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 387 words.

KT 1997; PC 1979; FRSE 1984

Born 2 July 1927; s of James Mackay and Janet Hymers; m 1958, Elizabeth...

Mawhinney

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 210 words.

Kt 1997; PC 1994

Born 26 July 1940; s of Frederick Stanley Arnot Mawhinney and Coralie Jean Mawhinney; ...

Mynors, Sir Richard (Baskerville)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 104 words.

2nd Bt cr 1964, of Treago, Co. Hereford

Born 5 May 1947; s of Sir Humphrey Charles Baskerville Mynors, 1st...