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Bernstein of Craigweil, Baron cr 2000 (Life Peer), of Craigweil, in the co. of West Sussex, (Alexander Bernstein) (15 March 1936–12 April 2010)  

Born 15 March 1936; s of late Cecil Bernstein and of Myra Ella, d of Lesser and Rachel Lesser; m 1st, 1962, Vanessa Anne Mills (marr. diss. 1993; she d...

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Faucit, Helen, (Lady Martin), (1820–31 Oct. 1898), celebrated actress (retired in 1865, but reappeared on the stage from time to time chiefly in the cause of charity)  

Born 1820; d of John Savile Faucit and Mrs Faucit, a contemporary (actress) of the Kembles; m 1851, Sir Theodore Martin, KCB, KCVO; died 31 Oct. 1898

celebrated actress (retired in ...

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Glendevon, 2nd Baron, (Julian John Somerset Hope) (6 March 1950–29 Sept. 2009)  

Born 6 March 1950; er s of 1st Baron Glendevon and Elizabeth Mary (d 1998), d of (William) Somerset Maugham, CH; died 29 Sept. 2009...

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Harker, Mrs Allen, (Lizzie), (died 14 April 1933), novelist  

Born Gloucester; oc of late William Watson, Edinburgh; m late Prof. James Allen Harker, Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester; two s; died 14 April 1933

novelist...

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Rix, Baron, (Brian Norman Roger Rix) (27 Jan. 1924–20 Aug. 2016)  

Kt 1986; CBE 1977

Born 27 Jan. 1924; s of late Herbert and Fanny Rix; m 1949, Elspet Jeans Macgregor-Gray (d 2013); two ...

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Windlesham, 3rd Baron cr 1937, (David James George Hennessy) (28 Jan. 1932–21 Dec. 2010)  

CVO 1981; PC 1973; DLitt

Born 28 Jan. 1932; s of 2nd Baron Windlesham; m 1965, Prudence Glynn (d 1986); one s one d; died 21 Dec. 2010...