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Abdy, Sir Valentine (Robert Duff)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 147 words.

6th Bt cr 1850

Born 11 Sept. 1937; s of Sir Robert Henry Edward Abdy, 5th Bt, and Lady Diana Bridgeman (d 1967), ...

Abel, John (1578/9–1675), master carpenter

David Whitehead.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 1124 words.

Abel, John (1578/9–1675), master carpenter, was probably born and lived at Sarnesfield, Herefordshire. A Catholic recusant, he was brought before a church court in 1618 for contracting a...

Aberdeen and Temair

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Business Finance. 134 words.

Born 31 March 1955; s of 6th Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair and Anne, d of Lt-Col Gerald Barry, MC; m 1981, Joanna Clodagh Houldsworth;...

Aberdeen and Temair

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Architecture; Art. 126 words.

Born 20 July 1920; s of 3rd Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, DSO, and Cécile Elizabeth (d 1948), d of George Drummond, Swaylands, Penshurst, Kent; ...

Adam, George (fl. 1826–1828), journeyman carpenter and trade unionist

Iorwerth Prothero.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Architecture; Construction. 386 words.

Adam, George (fl. 1826–1828), journeyman carpenter and trade unionist, is a figure about whose personal life nothing is known. He became one of the leaders of a group of radical artisan...

Adams, Norman (Edward Albert)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Architecture; Art. 274 words.

RA 1972 (ARA 1967); ARCA 1951

Born 9 Feb. 1927; s of Albert Henry Adams and Winifred Elizabeth Rose Adams; m 1947, Anna Theresa; two ...

Ain, Gregory

Anthony Denzer.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online July 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Education. 1182 words.

Ain, Gregory (28 March 1908–10 January 1988), architect and educator, was born Gregory Samuel Ain in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the son of Baer Ain, who ran a small business, and Chiah Ain...

Alexander, Rosemary Anne, (Mrs G. L. S. Dobry)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Education. 226 words.

Born 15 Dec. 1937; d of late Charles Sleigh and Violet Allison (née Petrie); m 1st, 1956, Walter Ronald Alexander, CBE (marr. diss. 1975; he...

Allen, John Piers

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Architecture; Art. 215 words.

OBE 1979

Born 30 March 1912; s of Percy Allen and Marjorie Nash; m 1st, 1937, Modwena Sedgwick; two s; 2nd, 1945, Anne Preston; two ...

Allom, Sir Charles Carrick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Architecture; Art. 227 words.

Kt 1913

Born 16 June 1865; s of Arthur Allom, architect; g s of two painters, Thomas Allom and Thomas Carrick; m Laura, d of Albert Tatham, Warwick; two...

Alsop, Prof. William Allen

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Education. 359 words.

OBE 1999; RA 2000; RIBA

Born 12 Dec. 1947; s of Francis John Alsop and Brenda Hight; m 1972, Sheila...

Amies, Sir (Edwin) Hardy

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 207 words.

KCVO 1989 (CVO 1977); RDI 1964

Born 17 July 1909; s of late Herbert William Amies and Mary (née Hardy); died 5 March 2003...

Amos, Francis John Clarke

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Architecture; Art. 610 words.

CBE 1973; ARIBA, PPRTPI

Born 10 Sept. 1924; s of late Frank Amos, FALPA (Director, H. J. Furlong & Sons, Ltd, London), and Alice Mary Amos; ...

Andrews, Prof. David John

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Education. 306 words.

PhD; FREng, FIMechE; FRINA

Born 9 Aug. 1947 m 1970, Philippa Vanette Whitehurst; one s (and one d ...

Angel, Heather

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 464 words.

FRPS, FBIPP

Born 21 July 1941; d of Stanley Paul Le Rougetel and Hazel Marie Le Rougetel (née Sherwood); ...

Anstey, Vera

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died...

Armani, Giorgio

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Business Finance. 108 words.

Born 11 July 1934; s of late Ugo Armani and of Maria Raimondi

Italian fashion designer

Armstrong, John

Robert Grant Crist and Patrick G. Williams.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; US Politics; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1263 words.

Armstrong, John (13 October 1717–09 March 1795), soldier, surveyor, and member of the Continental Congress, was born in County Fermanagh, Ulster, Ireland. The identities of his Scotch-Irish...

Art, Architecture, and Archaeology

Lee I. Levine.

in The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Studies

December 2004; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Religious Subjects in Art; Religious Buildings; Sociology of Religion. 12034 words.

This article addresses three related, though not identical, academic fields of study that crystallized only in the twentieth century. Beforehand, it had generally been assumed, whether for...

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Ashworth, Peter Anthony Frank

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Business Finance. 69 words.

Born 24 Aug. 1935; s of Peter Ormerod and Dorothy Christine Ashworth; m 1964, Elisabeth Crompton; one s one d

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