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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 ...


CBE 1998; MD; FRCPE, FRCPsych

Born 20 Dec. 1933; s of late John Goold Aitken and Margaret Johnstone (née Brown); m 1959, Audrey May Lunn; one ...


Born 12 March 1928; died 16 Sept. 2016

American dramatist


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....


Born 23 Aug. 1921; s of Harry I. and Lillian Arrow; m 1947, Selma Schweitzer (d 2015); two s ; died 21 Feb. 2017

Professor of Economics and Operations Research, Stanford University, 1979–91, Professor Emeritus, 1991...


Born London 25 Sept. 1924; died 22 June 2017

international theatre and opera director; Dean, British American Drama Academy, London, 1986–96


OBE 1994; PhD; FLS; CBiol, FRSB

botanist; writer and broadcaster



Born 13 April 1929; s of late Carlo and Louisa Bergonzi; m 1st, 1960, Gabriel Wall (d 1984); one s two d; 2nd, 1987, Anne Samson; ...


FBA 1967

Born 23 Dec. 1916; er s of William Joseph Blake and Norah Lindley Daynes, Brundall, Norfolk; m 1953, Patricia Mary (d 1995), e d of Thomas Richard Waters, Great Plumstead, Norfolk; three ...


OBE 1994

Born 6 Feb. 1930; s of late Harry and Hetty Blue; died 19 Dec. 2016

former broadcaster and author; Lecturer, Leo Baeck College, 1967–2013; Convener of the Beth Din (Ecclesiastical Court) of the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain, 1971–88...