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Bauer, Baron, (Peter Thomas Bauer) (6 Nov. 1915–3 May 2002)  

DSc; FBA 1975

Born 6 Nov. 1915; unmarried; died 3 May 2002

Professor of Economics, University of London, at the London School of Economics, 1960–83...

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Briggs, Baron cr 1976 (Life Peer), of Lewes, E Sussex, (Asa Briggs) (7 May 1921–15 March 2016)  

MA, BSc (Econ); FBA 1980

Born 7 May 1921; o s of William Walker Briggs and Jane Briggs, Keighley, Yorks; m 1955, Susan Anne Banwell, o d of late Donald I. Banwell, Keevil, Wiltshire; two ...

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Butterworth, Baron, (John Blackstock Butterworth) (13 March 1918–19 June 2003)  

CBE 1982

Born 13 March 1918; o s of John William and Florence Butterworth; m 1948, Doris Crawford Elder; one s two d; died 19 June 2003...

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Chan, Baron, (Michael Chew Koon Chan) (6 March 1940–21 Jan. 2006)  

MBE 1991; MD; FRCP, FRACP, FRCPCH

Born 6 March 1940; s of James Chieu Kim Chan and Rosie Chan; m 1965, Irene Wei-Len Chee; one ...

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Chilver, Baron, ((Amos) Henry Chilver) (30 Oct. 1926–8 July 2012)  

Kt 1978; FRS 1982; FREng

Born 30 Oct. 1926; e s of Amos H. Chilver and Annie E. Mack; m 1959, Claudia M. B. Grigson, MA, MB, BCh, ...

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Chorley, 2nd Baron, (Roger Richard Edward Chorley) (14 Aug. 1930–21 Feb. 2016)  

FCA

Born 14 Aug. 1930; er s of 1st Baron Chorley, QC, and Katharine Campbell (d 1986), d of late Edward Hopkinson, DSc; ...

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Dacre of Glanton, Baron, (Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper) (1914–26 Jan. 2003)  

Born 15 January, 1914; er s of late Dr B. W. E. Trevor-Roper, Glanton and Alnwick, Northumberland; m 1954, Lady Alexandra Howard-Johnston (d 1997...

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Dahrendorf, Baron, (Ralf Dahrendorf) (1 May 1929–17 June 2009)  

KBE 1982; PhD, DrPhil; FBA 1977

Born Hamburg, 1 May 1929; adopted British nationality, 1988; s of Gustav Dahrendorf and Lina Dahrendorf (née Witt); ...

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Dearing, Baron, (Ronald Ernest Dearing) (27 July 1930–19 Feb. 2009)  

Kt 1984; CB 1979

Born 27 July 1930; s of late E. H. A. Dearing and of M. T. Dearing (née Hoyle); m 1954...

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Dormand of Easington, Baron, (John Donkin Dormand) (27 Aug. 1919–18 Dec. 2003)  

Born 27 Aug. 1919; s of Bernard and Mary Dormand; m 1963, Doris Robinson; one step s one step d; died 18 Dec. 2003

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Fisher Prout, Margaret, (1875–9 Dec. 1963), Member of New English Art Club  

ARA 1948; RWS 1945; RWA 1947

Born 1875; d of Mark Fisher, RA; m 1908, John Alexander Prout; died 9 Dec. 1963

Member of New English Art Club...

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Flowers, Baron cr 1979 (Life Peer), of Queen’s Gate in the City of Westminster, (Brian Hilton Flowers) (13 Sept. 1924–25 June 2010)  

Kt 1969; FRS 1961

Born 13 Sept. 1924; o s of late Rev. Harold J. Flowers, Swansea; m 1951, Mary Frances, er d of late Sir Leonard Behrens, CBE; two step ...

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Fraser of Carmyllie, Baron cr 1989 (Life Peer), of Carmyllie in the District of Angus, (Peter Lovat Fraser) (29 May 1945–22 June 2013)  

Born 29 May 1945; s of Rev. George Robson Fraser and Helen Jean Meiklejohn or Fraser; m 1969, Fiona Macdonald Mair; one s two d; died 22 June 2013

PC ...

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Gilmour of Craigmillar, Baron, (Ian Hedworth John Little Gilmour) (8 July 1926–21 Sept. 2007)  

Born 8 July 1926; er s of Lt-Col Sir John Little Gilmour, 2nd Bt, and Hon. Victoria Laura, OBE, TD (d 1991), d...

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Harris of High Cross, Baron cr 1979 (Life Peer), of Tottenham in Greater London, (Ralph Harris) (10 Dec. 1924–19 Oct. 2006)  

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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Jellicoe, 2nd Earl cr 1925, (George Patrick John Rushworth Jellicoe) (4 April 1918–22 Feb. 2007)  

KBE 1986; DSO 1942; MC 1944; PC 1963; FRS 1990

Born 4 April 1918; o s of Admiral of the Fleet 1st Earl Jellicoe and late Florence Gwendoline, d of Sir Charles Cayzer, 1st Bt; godson of King George V; ...

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McFarlane of Llandaff, Baroness, (Jean Kennedy McFarlane) (1 April 1926–13 May 2012)  

Born 1 April 1926; d of late James and Elvina Alice McFarlane; died 13 May 2012

Professor and Head of Department of Nursing, University of Manchester, ...

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Neill of Bladen, Baron, (Francis Patrick Neill) (8 Aug. 1926–28 May 2016)  

Kt 1983; QC 1966

Born 8 Aug. 1926; s of late Sir Thomas Neill, JP, and Lady (Annie Strachan) Neill (née Bishop); m 1954...

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Park of Monmouth, Baroness cr 1990 (Life Peer), of Broadway in the County of Hereford and Worcester, (Daphne Margaret Sybil Désirée Park) (1 Sept. 1921–24 March 2010)  

CMG 1971; OBE 1960

Born England, 1 Sept. 1921; British parents; unmarried; died 24 March 2010

HM Diplomatic Service, retired; Principal of Somerville College, Oxford, 1980–89

Rosa Bassett Sch.; Somerville Coll., Oxford (Hon. Fellow, ...

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Pilkington of Oxenford, Baron, (Rev. Canon Peter Pilkington) (5 Sept. 1933–14 Feb. 2011)  

Born 5 Sept. 1933; s of Frank and Doris Pilkington; m 1966, Helen (d 1997), d of Charles and Maria Wilson; two d...