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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), ...

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; ...

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...

Barclay, Sir Colville Herbert Sanford

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 169 words.

14th Bt cr 1668

Born 7 May 1913; s of late Rt Hon. Sir Colville Adrian de Rune Barclay, 3rd s of 11th Bt, and Sarita Enriqueta, d of late Herbert Ward; ...

Barnes, John Nigel

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Politics. 98 words.

Born 24 June 1961; s of Geoffrey Philip Barnes and Shirley Anne (née Eaton); partner, Lauren Kathleen Agnew; two d

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Bartlett, Henry Francis

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Architecture; Art. 187 words.

CMG 1975; OBE 1964

Born 8 March 1916; s of F. V. S. and A. G. Bartlett, London; m 1940, Amanda D. Roy (d 2004); died 17 Feb. 2014...

Bath

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 202 words.

Born 6 May 1932; s of 6th Marquess of Bath and his 1st wife, Hon. Daphne Winifred Louise (d 1997), d of 4th Baron Vivian; ...

Bayliss, Jeremy David Bagot

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Business Finance; Politics. 175 words.

FRICS

Born 27 March 1937; s of Edmund Bayliss and Marjorie Clare (née Thompson); m 1962, Hon. Mary...

Beard, (Christopher) Nigel

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 264 words.

Born 10 Oct. 1936; o s of Albert Leonard Beard, Castleford, Yorks, and Irene (née Bowes); m 1969, Jennifer Anne, d of T. B. Cotton, Guildford, Surrey; one ...

Bendall, Vivian Walter Hough

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Politics. 158 words.

Born 14 Dec. 1938; s of late Cecil Aubrey Bendall and Olive Alvina Bendall (née Hough); m 1969, Ann Rosalind Jarvis (marr. diss. 1992)...

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Bennett, Sir Thomas Penberthy (1887–1980), architect and public servant

Gontran Goulden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 892 words.

Bennett, Sir Thomas Penberthy (1887–1980), architect and public servant, was born on 14 August 1887 at 39 Kensal Road, London, the elder child and only son of Thomas William Bennett (d....

Benson, William (bap. 1682, d. 1754), politician, architect, and literary critic

James Sambrook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; UK Politics; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1145 words.

Benson, William (bap. 1682, d. 1754), politician, architect, and literary critic, was baptized on 17 March 1682 at St Leonard's Church, Bromley by Bow, Middlesex; he was the eldest of...

Bernstein of Craigweil

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 148 words.

Born 15 March 1936; s of late Cecil Bernstein and of Myra Ella, d of Lesser and Rachel Lesser; m 1st, 1962, Vanessa Anne Mills (marr. diss. 1993; she d...

Biancheri, Boris

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Architecture; Art. 162 words.

Hon. GCVO 1990

Born 3 Nov. 1930; s of Augusto and Olga Wolff von Stomersee; m 1979, Flavia Arzeni; one s one d; died 19 July 2011

Chairman, Agenzia...

Biggs, Lewis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Politics. 291 words.

OBE 2011

Born 22 April 1952; s of Lewis Ian Biggs and Penelope Torre Biggs (née Torr); m 1983, Ann...

Bishop, Sir Frederick Arthur (1915–2005), civil servant and director-general of the National Trust

William Plowden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Architecture; Art Education; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1896 words.

Bishop, Sir Frederick Arthur (1915–2005), civil servant and director-general of the National Trust, was born on 4 December 1915 at 118 Hampstead Road, Brislington, Bristol, the son of...

Bossom, Alfred Charles, Baron Bossom (1881–1965), architect and politician

Ivan Roots.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; UK Politics. 1231 words.

Bossom, Alfred Charles, Baron Bossom (1881–1965), architect and politician, was born at 17 Caledonian Road, Islington, London, on 16 October 1881, the elder son of Alfred Henry Bossom...

Bosville Macdonald of Sleat, Sir Ian Godfrey

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 227 words.

17th Bt cr 1625; Premier Baronet of Nova Scotia; DL; MRSPH

Born 18 July 1947; er s of Sir (Alexander)...

Boucher, Prof. Bruce Ambler

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Education; Politics. 175 words.

PhD

Born Birmingham, Ala 5 Nov. 1948; s of John Boucher and Louise Boucher (née Kean); m 1st, 1974, Gillian Moore...

Bowden, Gerald Francis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 291 words.

TD 1971

Born 26 Aug. 1935; s of Frank Albert Bowden and Elsie Bowden (née Burrill); m 1967, Heather...