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DBE 1970; MA, BLitt (Oxon)

Born 13 Aug. 1910; d of late Major Charles Harris Ackroyd, MC; died 28 June 1987

Chairman, Patients Association, since 1978

privately; St Hugh’s Coll., Oxford...


OBE 1953

Born Hermitage, Berks, 10 March 1898; o d of late Catherine Elizabeth Mary and Edward Bloxham Campin; m 1925, S. Vyvyan T. Adams (...


DBE 1925

Born Chambly, near Montreal, 1 Nov. 1852; née Marie Louise Emma Cecile; e d of late Joseph Lajeunesse, musician, organist, and harpist; m...


DBE 1956

Born 6 Aug. 1909; oc of John Archibald Grove; m 1931, 9th Earl of Albemarle, MC (d 1979); one d; died 6 May 2013

Chairman: Development Commission, ...


OBE 1917

Born 12 March 1878; d of Thomas Isaac Allen, Manager, Great Western Railway, and Margaret Carlyle, Cheltenham; died 16 Dec. 1964


DBE 1921; CBE 1918; MA

Born Melbourne, 1863; d of late Alexander Gavin Anderson; died 28 Aug. 1936

Queen’s College, Harley Street; Girton College, Cambridge; studied in Germany and France. Moral Sciences Tripos, Cambridge, ...


OBE 1944

Born 17 March 1891; 2nd c of late Alexander Anderson, LLD, President of University College, Galway, and late Emily (née Binns); died 26 Oct. 1962

privately, then at Berlin University and Marburg University...


Born St Louis, 4 April 1928; d of Bailey Johnson and Vivian Baxter Johnson; one s; died 28 May 2014

writer, singer and actress

George Washington High Sch., San Francisco; California Labor Sch....


DBE 1983 (CBE 1977); LVO 1993

Born 4 Dec. 1924; d of late Charles Morgan and Hilda Vaughan (both novelists); m 1948, 7th Marquess of Anglesey (...


DCMG 1994

Born 25 June 1926; d of Edward Curtis Anstee and Anne Adaliza (née Mills); died 25 Aug. 2016

lecturer, writer and consultant on UN issues and peacekeeping training; Adviser to: President and Government of Bolivia (...


Born Liverpool, 1841; d of S. M. Bulley, JP; m Rev. Elkanah Armitage (d 1929); one s one d; died 20 March 1931...


Hon. MA, Manchester University

Born 1856; 3rd d of Thomas Ashton of Hyde and Ford Bank, Didsbury, Manchester; died 15 Oct. 1937


Interested in Infant Welfare and Hospital, Education, Women’s International League, Local Government, etc...


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...


DBE, 1918; Hon. DCL (Oxford, Durham); Hon. LLD (Glas., Man., Leeds, McGill (Canada) and Columbia (New York) Universities); FRCM

Born d of Sir James Henry Ramsay, 10th Bart of Bamff, Perthshire; ...


Born 26 Jan. 1934; d of late Rev. John Worthington Johnston, MA, CF, and Mary Isabel Giraud (née McFadden); m 1956, John Attridge (...


DBE 1977 (CBE 1963; OBE 1946)

Born 22 Aug. 1898; er d of Ernest Aves, MA, FSS, and Eva Mary (née Maitland); died 23 June 1986

Frognal Sch., Hampstead; Newnham Coll., Cambridge (MA; Hon. Fellow, ...


OBE 1958

Born 31 May 1917; d of William Murray, MB, ChB, and Janet Harley Watson; m 1954, Ian Hamilton Shearer, later Hon. Lord Avonside, PC (d 1996); ...


Born 1865; 3rd d of Sir John Leslie, 1st Bt; m 1st, 1885, Lt-Col Josceline FitzRoy Bagot, MP (d 1913); one s three d; son was Sir Alan Desmond Bagot, 1st Bt (...


CMG 2001

Born 6 April 1949; d of late John-Lloyd Bailes and of Barbara (née Martin); died 29 April 2016

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Political Science, University of Iceland, since ...


CBE 1991

Born 26 May 1940; d of Archie and Susan Reilly; m 1957, George Baird; three s one d; died 24 Jan. 2009

JP; Vice Lord-Lieutenant, City of Glasgow, since ...