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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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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;...

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....

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...

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...

Barber of Tewkesbury

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 401 words.

Kt 1984

Born 17 June 1918; s of Thomas Smith-Barber and Elsie Coates; 1st marr. diss. 1981; m 2nd, 1983,...

Barber of Tewkesbury

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

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

Kt 1984

s of Thomas Smith-Barber and Elsie Coates; 1st marr. diss. 1981; m 2nd, 1983, Rosemary Jennifer Brougham, o d of late...

Barker, Nicolas John

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 424 words.

OBE 2002; FBA 1998; FSA

Born 6 Dec. 1932; s of Sir Ernest Barker, FBA, and Olivia Stuart Horner; m ...

Bartlett, Abraham Dee (1812–1897), taxidermist and zoo superintendent

Christine Brandon-Jones.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Performing Arts. 682 words.

Bartlett, Abraham Dee (1812–1897), taxidermist and zoo superintendent, was born in London on 27 October 1812, second son of John Bartlett, hairdresser and brush maker, and Jane Dunster. As...