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David Nightingale Hicks MP (1929 - 1998)

David Nightingale Hicks From WIkipedia David Nightingale Hicks (25 March 1929 – 29 March 1998) was an English interior decorator and designer, noted for using bold colours, mixing antique an...

4/7/2007 Yesterday

Peter Dimmock, CVO, OBE (1920 - 2015)

11/22/2015 11/22/2015

Richard O'Brien (born Richard Smith 25 March 1942) is an English actor, television presenter, writer and theatre performer. He wrote the musical The Rocky Horror Show and later presented the televisi...

11/7/2015 11/7/2015

Linus William Roache (born 1 February 1964) is an English actor, the son of Coronation Street actor William Roache and actress Anna Cropper.

9/2/2015 9/19/2015

Paul John Hollywood (born 1 March 1966) is an English baker and celebrity chef, best known for being a judge on the BBC One's The Great British Bake Off since 2010. Paul worked as a baker since takin...

6/24/2015 8/13/2015

George Edward Cole, OBE MP (1925 - 2015)

George Edward Cole OBE From Wikipedia George Edward Cole, OBE (22 April 1925 – 5 August 2015) was an English film and television actor whose career spanned more than 70 years in show busines...

8/6/2015 8/6/2015

Maxwell Woosnam (1892 - 1965)

Great English sportsman ~ in the 1920s he captained Manchester City, played tennis at Wimbledon, led the Davis Cup team, and scored a century at Lord's. Maxwell "Max" Woosnam (6 September 1892 ...

8/5/2015 8/6/2015

Rosalie Sylvia Crutchley (1920 - 1997)

An imposing actress, commanding attention even in minor roles; with her dark, glowering eyes and sculptured cheekbones she was particularly compelling when playing elderly eccentrics.

7/31/2015 7/31/2015

Ian McShane MP

Los Angeles County, California, United States

Los Angeles County, California, United States

Ian David McShane (born 29 September 1942) is an English actor, director, producer and voice artist. From iMdb From a lawless saloon owner to the sexiest of beastly British mobsters, award-winnin...

3/6/2014 7/24/2015

Davy Jones MP (1945 - 2012)

A singer, actor, and jockey who became a teen idol in the '60s and '70s, David "Davy" Jones' chief claim to fame is his career as a Monkee and his vocal rendition of "Daydream Believer." He was born ...

2/29/2012 7/23/2015

Richard Madeley (1956 - d.)

6/21/2013 7/23/2015

Les Dawson MP (1931 - 1993)

Les Dawson Leslie "Les" Dawson, Jr. (2 February 1931 – 10 June 1993)[1] was an English comedian, actor, writer, and presenter, who is best remembered for deadpan style, curmudgeonly persona an...

7/23/2015 7/23/2015

Val Doonican MP (1927 - 2015)

Michael Valentine Doonican From Wikipedia: Michael Valentine Doonican (3 February 1927 – 2 July 2015) was an Irish singer, of traditional pop music and swing who was well known for his novel...

7/2/2015 7/2/2015

Michelle Dotrice From Wikipedia: Michele Dotrice (born 27 September 1948) is an English actress, best known for her portrayal of Betty, the long-suffering wife of Frank Spencer, played by Michael C...

6/26/2015 6/27/2015

Roy Dotrice OBE From WIkipedia: Roy Dotrice, OBE (born 26 May 1923) is a British actor known for his Tony Award-winning Broadway performance in the revival of A Moon for the Misbegotten. Film audie...

6/26/2015 6/27/2015

Emily Kathleen Anne Mortimer (born 1 December 1971) English actress and screenwriter who began acting in stage productions, and has since appeared in several film and television roles. In 2003, she...

6/26/2015 6/26/2015

Patrick Macnee (1922 - 2015)

Daniel Patrick Macnee (6 February 1922 – 25 June 2015) was a British and American actor, best known for his role as the secret agent John Steed in the TV series The Avengers.

6/25/2015 6/25/2015

Charlotte Maria Church (born Charlotte Maria Reed; 21 February 1986) is a Welsh singer-songwriter, actress and television presenter. She rose to fame in childhood as a classical singer before branc...

10/31/2014 6/24/2015

6/23/2015 6/24/2015

Vanda Kari MacEwan MP (1908 - 1997)

"Vanden Vengen", "Mama Vengen"

Births Mar 1908 MacEwan Vanda Kari Kensington 1a 170 Vanda MacEwan was born to a Scottish father, Andrew W MacEwan and Norwegian mother, Kari Vangen . She had wanted to be an actress from ...

6/24/2015 6/24/2015

Ron Moody (1924 - 2015)

Ron Moody (born Ronald Moodnick; 8 January 1924 – 11 June 2015 was a British actor, best known for his Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated performance as Fagin in Oliver! and (mainly to you...

6/11/2015 6/11/2015

Marguerite Patten MP (1915 - 2015)

Hilda Elsie Marguerite Patten CBE aka Marguerite Patten Hilda Elsie Marguerite Patten, CBE (4 November 1915 – 4 June 2015), née Brown, was an English home economist, food writer and bro...

6/10/2015 6/10/2015

Alan Cumming, OBE (born 27 January 1965), is a Scottish-American actor, author, and activist who has appeared in numerous films, television shows and plays. Sources, References and Further Reading ...

6/4/2015 6/4/2015

Claire Rayner MP (1931 - 2010)

"Ada", "Berry", "Berk", "Brandon", "Chetwynd"

Claire Berenice Rayner OBE née Chetwynd; (22 January 1931 – 11 October 2010) was an English nurse, journalist, broadcaster and novelist, best known for her role for many years as an agony...

12/17/2008 6/3/2015

Samantha Zoe Womack (née Janus; born 2 November 1972) is an English actress, singer and director, both on television and stage. In recent years she has been best known for playing the role of ...

9/5/2012 6/3/2015

Amelia Fiona J. Driver was born January 31, 1970 in Finsbury Park, London. Her mother, Gaynor Churchward, was a designer and former couture model and her father, Ronnie Driver, was a businessman. She h...

7/28/2013 6/3/2015

Lesley Sharp MP


Lesley Sharp (born in Liverpool, Lancashire) is an English stage, film and television actress, particularly well known for her variety of British television roles including Clocking Off, Bob & Rose and...

8/7/2013 6/3/2015

Marianne Evelyn Faithfull (born 29 December 1946) is an English singer, songwriter and actress whose career has spanned five decades. Her early work in pop and rock music in the 1960s was overshadowe...

8/19/2008 6/3/2015

Julia Mary Walters was born on February 22, 1950, the youngest of three and the only daughter of Mary Bridget (O'Brien) , a postal clerk from Ireland, and Thomas Walters , a builder. She was convent ...

8/8/2014 6/3/2015

He was born in Belgium, but grew up near Farnham, Surrey, where he attended Frensham Heights School, at the same time as fellow actors Hattie Morahan, Tobias Menzies and Jim Sturgess. However, it wasn'...

1/25/2015 1/25/2015

Saskia Reeves (born 16 August 1961) is an English actress perhaps best known for her roles in the films Close My Eyes (1991) and I.D. (1995), and the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune. She has worke...

1/25/2015 1/25/2015

Imogen Gay Poots (born 3 June 1989) is an English actress. She is best known for playing Tammy in the post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film 28 Weeks Later (2007) and the American action movie Ne...

1/25/2015 1/25/2015

12/5/2008 1/25/2015

Janie Dee (born 20 June 1962) is a British actress and singer. She won the Olivier Award for Best Actress, Evening Standard Award and Critics' Circle Theatre Award for Best Actress in a Play, and the O...

1/25/2015 1/25/2015

Magnus Magnusson MP (1929 - 2007)

Magnus Magnusson from Wikipedia Magnus Magnusson, KBE ([ˈmaknus ˈmaknusɔn]; 12 October 1929 – 7 January 2007) was an Icelandic television presenter, journalist, transl...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015

Fiona Elizabeth Bruce MP

Sydenham, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Sydenham, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Fiona Elizabeth Bruce From Wikipedia Fiona Elizabeth Bruce (born 25 April 1964)[1] is a British journalist, newsreader and television presenter. Since joining the BBC in 1989, she has gone on to ...

1/12/2015 1/12/2015

Russell Harty MP (1934 - 1988)

Russell Harty Russell Harty (5 September 1934 – 8 June 1988) was a British television presenter of arts programmes and chat shows. Early life Born Fredric Russell Harty[1] in Blackburn, La...

1/8/2015 1/9/2015

Alan Bennett Alan Bennett (born 9 May 1934) is an English playwright, screenwriter, actor and author. He was born in Leeds and attended Oxford University where he studied history and performed with t...

1/3/2012 1/8/2015

Philip Pullman MP (1946 - d.)

Philip Pullman CBE, FRSL Philip Pullman CBE, FRSL (born 19 October 1946) is a British writer. He is the author of several best-selling books, most notably the fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials and t...

3/1/2014 1/8/2015

sometime presenter of the quiz show University Challege; drama critic of the Spectator, &c.

3/4/2014 1/6/2015

Cilla Black, OBE MP (1943 - 2015)

"Cilla Black", "OBE"

Priscilla Maria Veronica White - Cilla Black OBE Cilla Black OBE (born Priscilla Maria Veronica White, 27 May 1943) is an English singer, actress, entertainer and media personality. Championed by The...

1/2/2012 1/6/2015

Helen Mary Malcolm (1918 - 2010)

Mary Malcolm, British radio and TV announcer.

11/7/2011 1/6/2015

Tony Rohr MP

London, Middlesex, England UK

London, Middlesex, England UK

Tony Rohr - British - Irish Actor Played - Les Misérables (2012) Granddad in The Lakes , Solomon Featherstone in Middlemarch He has also been in The Bill , The Long Good Friday , McV...

1/4/2015 1/4/2015

1/4/2015 1/4/2015

Pauline Collins, OBE (born 3 September 1940) is an English actress of the stage, television, and film. She first became know portraying Sarah Moffat in Upstairs, Downstairs and its spin-off Thomas & Sa...

1/2/2015 1/4/2015

John Alderton (born 27 November 1940) is an English actor who is best known for his roles in Upstairs, Downstairs, Thomas & Sarah, Please Sir!, and Fireman Sam. Alderton has often starred alongside his...

1/2/2015 1/3/2015

Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, CBE MP

London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom

London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom

Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, CBE From Wikipedia: Richard Whalley Anthony Curtis, CBE (born 8 November 1956) is an English screenwriter, producer and film director, who was born in New Zealan...

12/20/2008 1/3/2015

Michael Edward Palin, CBE, FRGS From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Michael Edward Palin, CBE, FRGS (pronounced /ˈpeɪlɨn/; born 5 May 1943) is an English comedian, actor,...

1/2/2015 1/2/2015

Sinéad Moira Cusack is an Irish stage, television and film actress. She has received two Tony Award nominations: once for Best Leading Actress in Much Ado About Nothing, and again for Best Featu...

10/15/2011 1/1/2015

British actress Geraldine Leigh Chaplin is the daughter of silent screen star Charlie Chaplin . Chaplin was born in Santa Monica, California, the fourth child of actor/director Charlie Chaplin, and t...

12/7/2010 12/31/2014

Julian Peter McDonald Clary (born 25 May 1959) is an English comedian and novelist who began appearing on television in the mid 1980s and became known for his deliberately stereotypical camp style. Sin...

12/29/2014 12/29/2014

Daniel Robert "Dan Snow" From Wikipedia Daniel Robert "Dan" Snow (born 3 December 1978) is a British television presenter. He has presented many history programmes for the BBC and other broadcast...

11/29/2010 12/28/2014

Peter Snow CBE From Wikipedia: Peter Snow, CBE (born 20 April 1938) is a British television and radio presenter and historian. He is the grandson of First World War general Sir Thomas D'Oyly Snow...

11/30/2010 12/28/2014

Sir William Frederick "Bill" Cotton CBE (23 April 1928 – 11 August 2008) was a British television producer and executive, and the son of big-band leader Billy Cotton. References and Sources ...

12/24/2014 12/27/2014

Billy Cotton MP (1899 - 1969)

William Edward Cotton , better known as Billy Cotton started his musical career playing drums with the Royal Fusiliers when he was just 15 years old. He saw service in the Dardanelles and was given a c...

12/24/2014 12/27/2014

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

Julian Orchard (1930 - 1979)

COMEDY actor Julian Orchard whose lugubrious look and distinctive voice endeared him to millions of TV viewers, died in hospital last night after a short illness. The 49-year star appeared in dozens ...

12/8/2008 12/24/2014

Montagu Dennis Wyatt Don MP

"Monty Don"

Ivington, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

Ivington, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

Monty Don Feuds, shipwrecks and marmalade millionaires: Monty Don digs up his family secrets By MONTY DON FOR MAILONLINE UPDATED: 22:30, 30 July 2010 When I was approached by the BBC's Who ...

12/9/2014 12/10/2014

Richard Pasco, CBE (1926 - 2014)

English actor of stage and screen.

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Robert Donat MP (1905 - 1958)

Friedrich Robert Donat From Wikipedia: Friedrich Robert Donat (18 March 1905 – 9 June 1958) was an English film and stage actor. He is best known for his roles in Alfred Hitchcock's The 39...

11/5/2014 11/5/2014

Renée Asherson (1915 - 2014)

Renée Asherson (19 May 1915 – 30 October 2014) was an English actress of stage, film and television. Much of Asherson's theatrical career was spent in Shakespearean plays, appearing at ...

11/5/2014 11/5/2014

10/1/2014 10/1/2014

10/1/2014 10/1/2014

Reggie Yates (born 31 May 1983) is a British actor, television presenter and radio DJ, best known for his roles for the BBC in radio and television. He presented various shows for BBC Radio 1 alongside...

9/25/2014 9/25/2014

Joyce Redman (1915 - 2012)

Guardian Obituary 11 May 2012 Died 9 May 2012 Conflicting dates and place of birth online - 1915 or 1918 Find a Grave Birth : Dec. 9, 1918, Newcastle, County Dublin, Ireland Death : ...

9/18/2014 9/21/2014

9/18/2014 9/19/2014

British actor of stage and screen.

9/12/2014 9/12/2014

Mabel Pickles (1906 - 1989)

11/21/2011 9/11/2014

Christina Pickles (born 17 February 1935) is an English character actor, best known for her long-running role of Nurse Helen Rosenthal in the hospital drama St. Elsewhere , for which she was nominated ...

9/11/2014 9/11/2014

Simon POegg rose to stardom with the film Shaun of the Dead, a "romantic comedy with zombies". On the back of this he was asked to play a cameo role in the latest of George Romero's zombie series, Land...

9/11/2014 9/11/2014

Ronald Balfour "Ronnie" Corbett , CBE (born 4 December 1930) is a Scottish actor and comedian who had a long association with Ronnie Barker in the television comedy series The Two Ronnies. References...

9/8/2014 9/8/2014

Constance Smith (1928 - 2003)

Constance Smith (22 January 1928 – 30 June 2003) was an Irish film actress, and contract player of 20th Century Fox in the 1950s.

8/25/2014 8/25/2014

British pop~singer. Lead singer with Manfred Man. Michael David "Mike" d'Abo (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the former lead vocalist of Manfred Mann and as t...

6/20/2011 8/20/2014

Alexander David "Alex" Turner (born 6 January 1986) is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English indie rock band Arctic Mo...

7/31/2014 8/19/2014

Jane Downs (1935 - d.)

8/2/2014 8/2/2014

Terence Joseph Alexander (1923 - 2009)

8/2/2014 8/2/2014

Florence Desmond (1905 - 1993)

British actress.

5/9/2014 5/9/2014

Domhnall Gleeson (born 12 May 1983) is an Irish actor, director, and writer. He has acted on both stage and screen, picking up a Tony Award nomination in 2006 for his part in the Broadway production Th...

5/8/2014 5/8/2014

Brendan Gleeson (born 29 March 1955) is an Irish actor. His best-known films include Braveheart, Gangs of New York, In Bruges, 28 Days Later, Troy, the Harry Potter films, The Guard and the role of Mic...

5/8/2014 5/8/2014

Founder of Glyndebourne Opera, &c.

5/8/2014 5/8/2014

Hermione Hannen (1913 - 1983)

Popular English theatre and film actress.

4/22/2014 4/22/2014

Sir Anthony Quayle, CBE MP (1913 - 1989)

British actor of stage and screen

4/22/2014 4/22/2014

Jess Yates (1918 - 1993)

TV presenter and producer.

4/8/2014 4/10/2014

Sir Hamilton Harty (1879 - 1941)

Harty was an Irish composer, conductor, pianist and organist. After an early career as a church organist in his native Ireland, Harty moved to London at about age 20, soon becoming a well-known piano a...

7/19/2012 3/21/2014

9/6/2011 3/21/2014

Teresa Moore (b. - 2005)


9/27/2012 2/25/2014

6/21/2012 1/6/2014

Patrick Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield MP (1939 - 2005)

"Patrick Lichfield"

1/6/2008 9/19/2013

Jamie Campbell Bower (1988 - d.)

Jamie Campbell Bower is an English actor, singer and former model. Bower is best known for his role as Anthony Hope in Tim Burton's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, his role as Caius in ...

9/2/2013 9/2/2013

Penelope Gilliatt (1932 - 1993)

Gilliatt was an English novelist, short story writer, screenwriter, and film critic.

8/31/2013 8/31/2013