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Abed, Sir Fazle Hasan, (27 April 1936–20 Dec. 2019), social entrepreneur and development professional; Founder, 1972, and Chairman, since 2001, BRAC (formerly Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee) (Executive Director, 1972)  

KCMG 2010

social entrepreneur and development professional; Founder, 1972, and Chairman, since 2001, BRAC (formerly Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee) (Executive Director, 1972)

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Aberdeen and Temair, 7th Marquess of, (Alexander George Gordon) (31 March 1955–12 March 2020)  

DL; landowner and property developer

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Acton, 4th Baron, (Richard Gerald Lyon-Dalberg-Acton) (30 July 1941–10 Oct. 2010)  

Born 30 July 1941; s of 3rd Baron Acton, CMG, MBE, TD and Hon. Daphne, o d of 4th Baron Rayleigh, FRS and Lady Mary Hilda, 2nd ...

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Afshar, Baroness, (Haleh Afshar) (1944–12 May 2022)  

OBE 2005; PhD; FAcSS

Professor of Politics and Women’s Studies, University of York, 1999–2011, then Emeritus

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Aird, Fiona Violet, (Lady Aird), (24 Sept. 1934–11 Feb. 2023), Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, 1963–2002  

CVO 2001 (LVO 1980)

Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, 1963–2002

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Aird, Sir (George) John, (30 Jan. 1940–4 May 2023), Chairman, Matcon plc, 1980–2013; Chairman and Managing Director, Sir John Aird & Co. Ltd, 1969–96  

4th Bt cr 1901

Chairman, Matcon plc, 1980–2013; Chairman and Managing Director, Sir John Aird & Co. Ltd, 1969–96

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Airlie, 13th Earl of, (David George Coke Patrick Ogilvy) (17 May 1926–26 June 2023)  

KT 1985; GCVO 1984; PC 1984; Royal Victorian Chain, 1997; JP

Captain late Scots Guards; Lord Chamberlain of HM Household, 1984–97; Lord-Lieutenant of Angus, 1989–2001; a Permanent Lord-in-Waiting to the Queen, 1997–2022; Chancellor, Order of the Thistle, since 2007

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Alanbrooke, 3rd Viscount, (Alan Victor Harold Brooke) (24 Nov. 1932–10 Jan. 2018)  

Born 24 Nov. 1932; s of 1st Viscount Alanbrooke, KG, GCB, OM, GCVO, DSO, and Benita Blanche (d 1968), d of Sir Harold Pelly, 4th Bt; ...

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Alexander, Maj.-Gen. David Crichton, (28 Nov. 1926–5 Jan. 2017), Commandant, Scottish Police College, 1979–87  

CB 1976

Born 28 Nov. 1926; s of James Alexander and Margaret (née Craig); m 1st, 1957, Diana Joyce (Jane) (née Fisher) (...

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Alexander, Sir Richard, (1 Sept. 1947–2 Dec. 2019)  

3rd Bt cr 1945, of Sundridge Park, co. Kent

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Altrincham, 3rd Baron, (Anthony Ulick David Dundas Grigg) (12 Jan. 1934–1 Aug. 2020)  

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Alvingham, 2nd Baron, (Maj.-Gen. Robert Guy Eardley Yerburgh) (16 Dec. 1926–29 March 2020)  

CBE 1978 (OBE 1972); DL

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Anderson, Julian Anthony, (12 June 1938–3 Dec. 2022), Director General, Country Landowners’ Association, 1990–2000  

Director General, Country Landowners’ Association, 1990–2000

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Anderton, Sir (Cyril) James, (24 May 1932–5 May 2022), Chief Constable, Greater Manchester Police Force, 1976–91 (Deputy Chief Constable, 1975)  

Kt 1991; CBE 1982; QPM 1977; DL

Chief Constable, Greater Manchester Police Force, 1976–91 (Deputy Chief Constable, 1975)

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Anglesey, Dowager Marchioness of, ((Elizabeth) Shirley Vaughan Paget) (4 Dec. 1924–21 Jan. 2017)  

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 (...

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Annand, Richard Wallace, (5 Nov. 1914–24 Dec. 2004), DL; Personnel Officer at Finchale Abbey Training Centre for the Disabled, near Durham, 1948–79; late Captain Durham Light Infantry (RARO)  

VC 1940; ERD

Born 5 Nov. 1914; s of Lt-Comdr Wallace Moir Annand, Royal Naval Division (killed Gallipoli 1915), and late Dora Elizabeth Chapman, South Shields; ...

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Anson, Rear-Adm. Sir Peter, (31 July 1924–17 April 2018), Chairman, IGG Component Technology Ltd, 1992–97  

7th Bt cr 1831; CB 1974; DL

Born 31 July 1924; er s of Sir Edward R. Anson, 6th Bt, and Alison (d 1997), ...

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Antrim, 14th Earl of, (Alexander Randal Mark McDonnell) (3 Feb. 1935–21 July 2021)  

Keeper of Conservation, 1975–95, and Director (formerly Head) of Collection Services, 1990–95, Tate Gallery

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Arbuthnot, Sir William (Reierson), (2 Sept. 1950–7 Oct. 2021)  

2nd Bt cr 1964, of Kittybrewster, Aberdeen

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Armstrong of Ilminster, Baron, (Robert Temple Armstrong) (30 March 1927–3 April 2020)  

GCB 1983 (KCB 1978; CB 1974); CVO 1975

Secretary of the Cabinet, 1979–87, and Head of the Home Civil Service, 1983–87 (Joint Head, 1981–83); director of companies