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Abbott, Rt Hon. Diane (Julie)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 124 words.

Born 27 Sept. 1953; d of late Reginald and Julia Abbott; m 1991, David Thompson (marr. diss. 1993); one s

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Acklom, Captain Cecil Ryther

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 45 words.

CB 1914; CBE 1919

Born 31 May 1872; s of late Robert Evatt Acklom; died 12 June 1937

Ackroyd, Sir Timothy Robert Whyte

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 272 words.

3rd Bt cr 1956, of Dewsbury, West Riding of Yorkshire

Born 7 Oct. 1958; er s of Sir John Robert Whyte...

Adonis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 217 words.

Born 22 Feb. 1963one s one d

PC 2009; Chairman, National Infrastructure Commission, 2015–17

Albert, Eddie

Edward L. Lach, Jr..

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online March 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Theatre. 1100 words.

Albert, Eddie (22 April 1906–26 May 2005), actor and environmental activist, was born Edward Albert Heimberger in Rock Island, Illinois, the son of Frank Daniel Heimberger, a realtor, and...

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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Amos

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 277 words.

CH 2016

Born 13 March 1954; d of E. Michael Amos and Eunice Amos

PC 2003;...

Ampthill

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 230 words.

CBE 1986; PC 1995

Born 15 Oct. 1921; s of 3rd Baron Ampthill, CBE, and Christabel, Lady Ampthill (d 1976); m 1st, 1946...

Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 339 words.

Born 15 April 1940; s of late William Archer and Lola Archer (née Cook); m 1966, Mary Weeden (see Dame M....

Arran

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 173 words.

Born 14 July 1938; er s of 8th Earl of Arran and Fiona Bryde, er d of Sir Iain Colquhoun of Luss, 7th Bt, KT, DSO; ...

Arrowsmith, Pat

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 355 words.

Born 2 March 1930; d of late George Ernest Arrowsmith and late Margaret Vera (née Kingham); m Mr Gardner, 11 Aug. 1979, separated 11 Aug....

Ashley of Stoke

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 194 words.

CH 1975

Born 6 Dec. 1922; s of John Ashley and Isabella Bridge; m 1951, Pauline Kay Crispin (d 2003); three d; died...

Atherton, Candice Kathleen, (Candy)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 221 words.

Born 21 Sept. 1955; d of late Denis G. W. Atherton and of Pamela A. M. Osborne; m 2002, Broderick Ross; died 30 Oct. 2017...

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Atherton, Candice Kathleen, (Candy)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 221 words.

Born 21 Sept. 1955; d of late Denis G. W. Atherton and of Pamela A. M. Osborne; m 2002, Broderick Ross; died 30 Oct. 2017...

Attenborough

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 931 words.

Kt 1976; CBE 1967

Born 29 Aug. 1923; s of late Frederick Levi Attenborough and Mary Attenborough (née Clegg); m 1945, Sheila Beryl Grant Sim; one s one d...

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Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 861 words.

Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist, was born on 12 May 1914 at 3 Waterside, Evesham, Worcestershire, the daughter of Arthur James Badham (1889–1965),...

Bagshawe, Prof. Kenneth Dawson

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

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); ...

Baker of Dorking

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 397 words.

CH 1992; PC 1984

Born 3 Nov. 1934; s of late W. M. Baker, OBE and of Mrs Baker (née Harries); m 196...

Balfour of Burleigh, Lady

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 482 words.

CBE 2008

Born 5 Dec. 1945; e d of Frank Morgan and Shiela Sadler; m 1993, Lord...