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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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MA (Oxon)

Born 22 Nov. 1928; o s of Major and Hon. Mrs M. W. Beaumont; m 1955, Mary Rose Wauchope; one s two d...

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CBE 2002 (OBE 1985)

Born 9 Jan. 1937; s of Villiers A’Court Bergne and Diana Daphne Cuthbert (née Holman-Hunt); m 1963, Suzanne Hedwig Judith Wittich; one s one ...

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Born 19 July 1938; s of Hon. William Gladstone Bethell (d 1964) (3rd s of 1st Baron), and Ann Margaret Bethell (d...

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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 ...

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Kt 1987

Born 11 May 1925; s of Alderman William Boyson, MBE, JP and Mrs Bertha Boyson, Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancs; m 1st, 1946, Violet Burletson (marr. diss.); two d; 2nd, ...

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CVO 1955

Born 22 Oct. 1914; s of Emeritus Prof. Charles Gilbert Cullis, Imperial Coll. of Science and Technology, London Univ., and Winifred Jefford, d of Sir George Fowler; m...

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Born 30 March 1924; s of William John Davidson and Constance (née Eaton); m 1951, Jane Macatee; three d; died 2 Dec. 2003

author; HM Diplomatic Service, retired; Managing Director, Prospect Books Ltd, ...

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CBE 1990

Born 14 Oct. 1933; s of Arthur Norman Ling, Warwick, and Veronica de Courcy, Painestown, Co. Kildare; m 1959, Jennifer Rosemary Haynes, 2nd ...

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Kt 1987

Born 24 April 1924; s of late Ernst and Lucie Freud; m 1950, June Beatrice, (Jill), 2nd d of H. W. Flewett, MA; three s two d; died...

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Born 8 Nov. 1928; s of late Frank B. H. Goldsmith, OBE, TD, MP (C) for Stowmarket, Suffolk, 1910–18, and Marcelle (née Mouiller); m 1st, 1953, Gillian Marion Pretty; one ...

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Born 10 Dec. 1924; m 1949, Jose Pauline Jeffery; one d (two s decd); died 19 Oct. 2006

Founder President, Institute of Economic Affairs, since 1990 (General Director, 1957–87, Chairman, ...

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Born Prague, 5 Oct. 1936; s of Václav M. Havel and Božena Havel (née Vavrečková); m 1st, 1964, Olga Šplíchalová (d 1996); 2nd, 1997, Dagmar Veskrnova; died...

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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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Born 4 Jan. 1918; m 1945, Rosmarie Müller-Diefenbach; one s three d; died 6 Sept. 2008

Secretary General, Council of Europe, 1974–79

in Germany and Switzerland

Served in Armed Forces, ...

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Kt 1994; FRSL

Born Edinburgh, 3 Nov. 1919; o s of Captain E. C. Kennedy, RN (killed in action, 1939, while commanding HMS Rawalpindi against German battle-cruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau), and Rosalind, ...

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KCMG 1974; KCVO 1975; Kt 1962

Born 22 May 1919; s of Harold H. Leather, MBE, Hamilton, Canada, and Grace C. Leather (née Holmes); ...

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CBE 1979; TD 1946

Born 21 July 1918; s of Matthew Lindsay and Eileen Frances Brock; m 1946, Aileen Joyce Gordon; one s two d (and one d decd); died...

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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 Gamallya, Cairo, 11 Dec. 1911; s of Abdel Aziz Ibrahim and Fatma Mostapha Mahfouz; m 1954, Attiyah-Allah; two d; died 30 Aug. 2006

Egyptian novelist...