Welcome to Who's Who 2019

  • Over 34,000 autobiographical entries of noteworthy and influential people who impact British life
  • Includes Who Was Who – Over 94,000 entries, for deceased people
  • Born on this day now available as an email to your inbox or by RSS feed

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The Great British Bake Off

Cakes

As the end of October approaches, so does the end of the tenth series of the Great British Bake Off. Read about our biographees who enjoy whipping up cakes, bread, and puddings.

 

Stephen King

American horror author Stephen King is a prolific writer and literary conjurer of all things scary and supernatural. He previously worked as a laundry worker and as an English teacher, then he published his first novel, Carrie, in 1974. Many of his novels have been adapted to film, including Doctor Sleep which was released on Halloween this year, and his latest book, The Institute, was published in September.

 

News

SEPTEMBER 9, 2019

The Great British Bake Off

September is well underway and so is the tenth series of the Great British Bake Off. Read about our biographees who enjoy whipping up cakes, bread and puddings.

AUGUST 5, 2019

An appreciation of Great British Beer

Will you be at the Great British Beer Festival? Who’s Who entrants show their appreciation of real ale and pubs.

JULY 2, 2019

Whatever the Weather

The weather may be something we experience every day, but that does not mean we are always prepared for what it might throw at us, which has been more noticeable for us in the UK this spring and summer.