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Kathy Kirby (1938 - 2011)

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Dame Margaret Rutherford, DBE (1892 - 1972)

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Simon Williams MP

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Kenneth Horne (1907 - 1969)

Horne was an English comedian and businessman. The son of a clergyman and politician, he combined a successful business career with regular broadcasting for the BBC. His first hit series, Much-Binding-...

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Fay Compton (1894 - 1978)

Fay Compton (/ˈkʌmptən/; 1894–1978) was an English actress from a notable acting lineage; her father was actor/manager Edward Compton; her mother, Virginia Bateman, was a ...

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<private> Somerset (Ward)

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Billie Paul Piper MP

Billie Paul Piper (born Leian Paul Piper 22 September 1982) is an English actress and former singer. She is known for her role as Rose Tyler in Doctor Who and as Hannah Baxter in Secret Diary of a Call...

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<private> Fox

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Hon. Nigel Havers MP

Nigel Allan Havers (born 6 November 1951) is an English actor. He played Lord Andrew Lindsay in the 1981 British film Chariots of Fire, earning a Bafta nomination for the role Nigel Havers was born i...

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Bill Simpson (1931 - 1986)

) William Nicholson Simpson (11 September 1931 – 21 December 1986) was a Scottish film and television actor, most famous for his portrayal of the title role in the long-running BBC TV series, ...

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Kate O'Mara MP (1944 - 2014)

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Derek Nimmo (1930 - 1999)

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<private> Llewellyn

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Viola Tree (1884 - 1938)

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Frederick Terry (1863 - 1933)

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<private> Allsopp

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Googie Withers, CBE (1917 - 2011)

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Michael Gough (1916 - 2011)

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Joanna McCallum MP

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Richard Reid Ingrams (1937 - d.)

Richard Ingrams (born 19 August 1937) is an English journalist, a co-founder and second editor of the British satirical magazine Private Eye, and now editor of The Oldie magazine. Career Ingr...

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Roger Davenport MP

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Sonia Dresdel (deceased)

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Elspeth March (1911 - 1999)

ELSPETH MARCH, the actress who has died aged 88, was a colonel's daughter and it showed: her stage presence was formidable; she spoke with admirable clarity; and she excelled in conveying suppressed em...

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<private> Abel Smith

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Stewart Granger (1913 - 1993)

Stewart Granger (6 May 1913 – 16 August 1993) was an English-American film actor, mainly associated with heroic and romantic leading roles. He was a popular leading man from the 1940s to the e...

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Phyllis Dixey (1914 - 1964)

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Jean Simmons, OBE (1929 - 2010)

Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE (31 January, 1929 – 22 January, 2010) was an English actress. She appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those films made in Great Britain during and after W...

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Angela Baddeley (1904 - 1976)

Angela Baddeley, CBE (4 July 1904 – 22 February 1976) was an English stage and television actress, best-remembered for her role as "Mrs. Bridges" in the period drama Upstairs, Downstairs. Her ...

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Hermione Baddeley MP (1906 - 1986)

HERMIONE BADDELEY Mistress of revue who never lost talent for straight acting Hermione Baddeley, actress, who died on August 19 at the age of 79, began her career as a girl of precocious dramat...

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Athene Seyler, CBE (1889 - 1990)

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Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM MP (1913 - 1976)

Wikipedia Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (22 November 1913 – 4 December 1976) was an English composer, conductor, and pianist; and one of the central figures of twentieth-centur...

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Leo John Genn (1905 - 1978)

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Nicholas Hannen, OBE (1881 - 1972)

English actor.

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Sir Norman Bishop Hartnell, KCVO (1901 - 1979)

Sir Norman Bishop Hartnell, KCVO (12 June 1901, London – 8 June 1979, Windsor) was a British fashion designer. Hartnell had the Royal Warrant as Dressmaker to HM The Queen in 1940, subsequentl...

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Richard Durden MP

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Margaret Leighton, CBE (1922 - 1976)

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Ursula Jean Jeans (1906 - 1973)

Ursula Jean McMinn born May 5, 1906 died April 21, 197 British actress on film, stage, and television. Links Wiki (En) - Ursula Jeans

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René Ray (1911 - 1993)

René Ray, Countess of Midleton (22 September 1911 – 28 August 1993) was a British film and stage actress of the 1930s and 1940s who appeared in over forty films. She turned to writing f...

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Laurence Harvey (1929 - 1973)

THE film star Laurence Harvey, who played Joe Lampton in the film "Room at the Top", has died at his Hampstead, London home. Mr. Harvey, 45, had been ill with cancer for about 18 months and in May ha...

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Roger Livesey (1906 - 1976)

Roger Livesey born June 25, 1906 died February 4, 1976 Roger Livesey was a British stage and film actor. He is most often remembered for the three Powell & Pressburger films in which he starred: The ...

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Jack Hulbert (1892 - 1978)

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Mark Burns (1936 - 2007)

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Dame Cicely Courtneidge, DBE (1893 - 1980)

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Jane How MP

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John Le Mesurier (1912 - 1983)

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Hattie Jacques (1922 - 1980)

MISS HATTIE JACQUES Comic personality of stage, films and television Miss Hattie Jacques, the well-known comic actress, died yesterday at the age of 56. No one could have spoken more truthfully tha...

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Spike Milligan, KBE (1918 - 2002)

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Michael Denison, CBE (1915 - 1998)

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Eric Sykes, CBE MP (1923 - 2012)

Eric Sykes From Wikipedia CBE (4 May 1923 – 4 July 2012) was an English radio, television and film writer, actor and director whose performing career spanned more than 50 years. He frequen...

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Benny Hill (1924 - 1992)

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Damian Watcyn Lewis, OBE MP

Damian Watcyn Lewis (born 11 February 1971) is a British actor and producer. His acting roles include Soames Forsyte in the ITV remake of The Forsyte Saga, Detective Charlie Crews in the NBC drama Li...

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Arthur Lowe (1915 - 1982)

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Yvonne Mitchell (1915 - 1979)

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Nicholas Monsarrat (1910 - 1979)

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Shelagh Delaney (1939 - 2011)

Delaney was an English dramatist and screenwriter, best known for her debut work, A Taste of Honey (1958).

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Clive Dunn, OBE (1920 - 2012)

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Dulcie Gray (1915 - 2011)

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Cecil Parker (1897 - 1971)

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Wilfred Pickles (1904 - 1978)

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Robin Ray (1934 - 1998)

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<private> Askew

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Andrew Ray (1939 - 2003)

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J.B. Priestley, OM (1894 - 1984)

John Boynton Priestley, OM (13 September 1894 – 14 August 1984), known as J. B. Priestley, was an English novelist, playwright and broadcaster. He published 26 novels, notably The Good Compani...

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Jacquetta Hawkes (1910 - 1996)

British archaeologist and writer.

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Yootha Joyce (1927 - 1980)

Miss Yootha Joyce, the actress, died on August 24, in a London hospital at the age of 53. She had currently been starring in the part of Mildred in the highly successful ITV comedy series, "George an...

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Jonathan Cecil (1939 - 2011)

Jonathan Hugh Gascoyne-Cecil (22 February 1939 – 22 September 2011), more commonly known as Jonathan Cecil, was an English theatre, film and television actor. Early life Cecil was born...

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Ted Ray (1905 - 1977)

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James Norval Harold Robertson Justice (1905 - 1975)

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Susan Stranks MP

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Angharad Mary Rees, CBE (1949 - 2012)

Angharad Rees, the actress, was best-known as the headstrong Demelza in Poldark, the BBC’s hugely popular saga of impoverished gentry, smugglers and derelict tin mines in 18th-century Cornwall. ...

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<private> Fortescue

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Dame May Whitty, DBE (1865 - 1948)

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Bill Travers (1922 - 1994)

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Terry-Thomas (1911 - 1990)

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Dennis Yates Wheatley (1897 - 1977)

Wheatley was an English author. His prolific output of stylish thrillers and occult novels made him one of the world's best-selling writers from the 1930s through the 1960s.

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Virginia McKenna, OBE MP

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Linden Travers (1913 - 2001)

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Mary Ure (1933 - 1975)

MISS MARY URE A developing acting talent Mary Ure, who died yesterday, aged 42, immediately after her return on Wednesday to the London stage in "The Exorcism", will first be remembered as the orig...

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Denis Stamper Lawson MP

Denis Stamper Lawson (born 27 September 1947) is a Scottish actor and director. He is known for his roles as John Jarndyce in the BBC's adaptation of Bleak House and as Gordon Urquhart in the film Loca...

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Denholm Elliott, CBE (1922 - 1992)

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Dame Irene Vanbrugh, DBE (1872 - 1949)

Dame Irene Vanbrugh DBE (2 December 1872–30 November 1949) was an English actress. The daughter of a clergyman, Vanbrugh followed her elder sister Violet into the theatrical profession and sus...

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Hylda Baker (1905 - 1986)

British comedienne, actress and music hall star.

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Robert Newton (1905 - 1956)

Mr. Robert Newton, who died at Beverly Hills, California, on Sunday at the age of 50, as briefly reported in our later editions yesterday, was an actor of force and power, to which for some reason he w...

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Violet Vanbrugh (1867 - 1942)

Violet Vanbrugh (11 June 1867 - 10 November 1942) was an English actress who had a career spanning more than 50 years. Despite her many successes, her career was overshadowed by that of her more famous...

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Jamie Laing MP

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Hugo Taylor MP

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Douglas John Booth MP

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<private> Agnew-Somerville

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Jilly Cooper MP

Jilly Cooper OBE (born 21 February 1937) is an English author. She started her career as a journalist and wrote numerous works of non-fiction before writing several romance novels, the first of which...

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Camilla Margaret Mackintosh MP

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Elizabeth Jane Hurley MP

Australia

Hurley was born in Basingstoke, Hampshire, the younger daughter of Angela Mary (née Titt) and Roy Leonard Hurley. Her father was a Major in the British Army; her Anglican mother was a teacher at...

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Jodie Kidd MP

Jodie KIdd was born September 25, 1978 in Guildford, England to John Edward Aitken Kidd and Wendy Madeleine Hodge. She is the sister of Jack Kidd and Jemma Kidd Wellesley, Countess of Mornington. She i...

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Sir Bruce Forsyth MP

Sir Bruce Joseph Forsyth-Johnson CBE, is an English TV personality. More here: .

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Jeremy John Irons MP

Jeremy John Irons is an acclaimed English actor. More here: .

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Simon Philip Cowell MP

Simon Phillip Cowell is an English music executive, television producer and entrepreneur. He is known in the United Kingdom and in the United States for his role as a talent judge on TV shows such as P...

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Robert Thomas Pattinson MP

Robert Thomas Pattinson is an English actor, model and musician. He is best known for playing Edward Cullen in the film adaptation of Twilight, a novel by Stephenie Meyer, and for the role of Cedric Di...

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Sir Paul McCartney MP

Outside Peasmarsh, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE is an English singer-songwriter, poet, composer, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur, record and film producer, painter, and animal rights and peace activist. Formerly of ...

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Katherine Ann Moss MP

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Jamie Oliver MP

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Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson MP

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson (born 18 July 1950) is an English business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder of Virgin Group, which comprises more than 400 companies. Source:

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