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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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CBE 1981; QPM 1974

Born 28 May 1922; e s of late Ernest Cottingham Alderson and Elsie Lavinia Rose; m 1948, Irené Macmillan Stirling (d 2008); one s...

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Born 20 Nov. 1920; s of late Rear-Adm. Charles Otway Alexander and Antonia Geermans; m 1963, Sarah Wignall (marr. diss.); one adopted d; died 19 Dec. 2004

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Stowe; RMC, Sandhurst; Oflag IVC, Colditz...

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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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MBE 2001

Born 14 April 1929; s of Joseph and Deborah Anderson; m 1st, 1952, Betty Wrightman; two d; 2nd, 1961, Sylvia Thamm; one s; 3rd, 1981, Mary Robins; one ...

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Born NYC, 28 April 1917; s of James Hewston Anderson and Myra Esther (née Grigg); m 1st, 1940, Phyllis Stohl (d 1956); 2nd, 1959, Teresa Wright (marr. diss. ...

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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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Born 26 Oct. 1930; s of C. A. Arden and A. E. Layland; m 1957, Margaretta Ruth D’Arcy; four s (and one s decd); died 28 March 2012

novelist and playwright...

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OBE 1978; (formerly D. D. Arundel)

Born 22 July 1898; s of Arundel Drew Arundel and Rose Lucy Campbell; died 10 Dec. 1988

actor, composer, producer, writer for theatre, radio, films and television, since ...

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Born 13 Dec. 1936; s of late Reginald Ewart Askew and Jane Elizabeth Askew; m 1st, 1958, June Roberts (marr. diss. 1978), d of late Vernon and Betty Roberts; one ...

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CH 1994

Born 5 March 1912; s of 2nd Viscount Astor and Nancy, Viscountess Astor, CH, MP (d 1964); m 1st, 1945, Melanie Hauser; one ...

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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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Born 10 Jan. 1931; s of Frederick and Martha Barnes; m 1958, Charlotte (née Beck) (d 1995); m 1995, Christie (née...

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FRSL

Born 28 June 1928; s of Wilfred Barstow and Elsie Gosnay; m 1951, Constance Mary Kershaw; one s one d; died 1 Aug. 2011

writer

Ossett Grammar Sch.

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CBE 1956

Born Westbury, Wilts, 30 April 1894; s of late T. O. Bartlett, Swanage; m 1st, Marguerite van den Bemden (d 1966); two s; 2nd, 1969, Eleanor Needham Ritchie; ...

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OBE 2003; FRSA

Born 25 Jan. 1922; s of Frederick Garfield Baxter and Rosina Baxter (née Rivers); m 1945, Sylvia Kathryn (née Johnson) (d 1996), Boston, Mass; one ...

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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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Born 12 Nov. 1922; s of Lyman Hubbard Bellows and Dorothy Gilbert Bellows; m 1950, Marian Raines (decd); three d; m 1964, Maggie Savoy (decd); m 1971, Keven Ryan; one ...

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Born 1866; died 14 July 1954

Spanish dramatist and poet; Nobel Prize for Literature, 1922

Works: El teatro fantastico; El nido ajeno, 1894; Gente conocida, 1896; La comida de las fieras, ...

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CBE 1995

Born 26 Jan. 1922; m 1st, 1941, Marie Barradell (marr. diss.); (one d decd); 2nd, 1947, Clementina Theresa Gadesden Stuart-McCall; one s one d (and one s one ...