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MBE 1999

Born 4 Sept. 1924; d of Conrad Potter Aiken and Jessie McDonald; m 1st, 1945, Ronald George Brown (d 1955); one ...

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Born Toronto; d of Dr William Allan and Dr Isabell M. Allan, née Hutchinson; unmarried; died 7 Oct. 1956

dancer, actress, pianist, writer

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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....

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DBE 2000; FRSL

Born 21 Nov. 1934; d of Richard Bainbridge and Winifred Baines; m 1954, Austin Davies (marr. diss.); one s one d; and one d by Alan Sharp; ...

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DPhil; FBA 2002

Born 11 Feb. 1937; d of Sir Trevor Evans, CBE and Margaret (née Gribbin); m 1962, David Edgeworth Butler (Sir David Butler, CBE, FBA); two s...

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Born 19 March 1916; d of 11th Marquess of Tweeddale; m 1941, Arthur Coleridge (d 1988), yr s of John Duke Coleridge; one d; died 25 March 2003...

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OBE 2013

Born London, 4 Oct. 1937; d of late Joseph Collins and Elsa (née Bessant); m 1960, Wallace Austin (marr. diss.; he d 1966); one d; m...

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Born 11 July 1934; d of Annie Edna Clarke and Joseph Edward Cresswell; m 1962, Brian Rowe (marr. diss. 1995); two d; died 26 Sept. 2005...

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OBE 1982

Born 23 Jan. 1921; 2nd d of George Dilnot, author, and Ethel Dilnot; m 1974, Thomas Ruffle; died 5 Nov. 2010

Director, IPC Women’s Magazines Group, 1976–81; Editor, Woman’s Weekly, ...

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OBE 1992

Born 25 Aug. 1923; d of Alexander Halliday and Dorothy Eveline Millard; m 1946, Sir Alastair MacTavish Dunnett (d 1998); two ...

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Born New York City, 15 June 1897; took British citizenship, 1946; m 1st, 1919, L. A. Bernheimer (decd); 2nd, Edwin Knopf (marr. diss.); 3rd, Basil Sydney (marr. diss.); 4th, J. Muir Stewart Roberts (decd); ...

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Born 14 June 1918; d of Rose and Edward Edmunds; m 1945, Denis Winston Healey (later Baron Healey, CH, MBE, PC); one s two d; died 21 July 2010

writer...

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DBE 1918

Born 12 Oct. 1861; d of William Graham, MP, and Jane Catherine Lowndes; m 1881, Col Sir Herbert Jekyll, KCMG (d 1932...

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CBE 1998

Born in Germany, of Polish parents, 7 May 1927; d of Marcus Prawer and Eleonora Prawer (née Cohn); came to England as refugee, ...

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Born 27 Nov. 1922; d of Laurence Kelly and Ellen (née Fogarty), Drogheda, Co. Louth, Eire; died 11 April 2013

publishing and industrial relations consultant; Visiting Lecturer in Journalism, London College of Printing, ...

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CBE 1985

Born er d of Francis John Lamburn and Nell Winifred (née Kennedy); m 1949, Donald G. E. Douglas Derrick, DDS, LDSRCS, FRCD(Can.), FACD; one ...

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FRSL

Born coastal Norfolk, 3 Sept. 1911; died 5 July 2009

writer, poet, critic and broadcaster

Contributor at various times to Observer, New Statesman, New York Times, Listener, Encounter, TLS, TES, etc. FRSL ...

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Born 19 April 1943; d of Robert and Jean Aitken; m 1st, 1965, Peter MacDonald (marr. diss. 1980); two d; 2nd, 1981, James Sillars; died 4 April 2014

Member, Lothian, Scottish Parliament, since ...

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Born 1 April 1926; d of George H. McCaffrey and Anne Dorothy McElroy-McCaffrey; m 1950, H. Wright Johnson (marr. diss. 1970; he d 2009); two s one d; died...

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Born d of late Robert Hobart Montgomery, of The Knocks, Co. Kildare; on maternal side connected with Oliver Goldsmith; died 22 Dec. 1960

wrote (with her sister, Letitia who ...