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Edmund Cartwright MP
(1743 - 1823)
Wikipedia Biographical Summary
Edmund Cartwright was an English inventor. He graduated from Oxford University very early and went on to invent the power loom. Married to local Elizabeth McMac at 19, ...
Michelle Dotrice MP
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...
John Alderton MP
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...
Margaret Thatcher MP
(1925 - 2013)
"Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS, née Roberts (13 October 1925 - 8 April 2013), was a British politician, the longest-serving (1979–1990) Prime Minister of the...
Henry IV, King of England MP
(1367 - 1413)
a short summary from Wikipedia:
Reign: 30 September 1399 – 20 March 1413
Coronation: 13 October 1399
Predecessor : Richard II
Successor: Henry V
Mary de Bohun
Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin KCH FRGS RN MP
(1786 - 1847)
Sir John Franklin (1786-1847), knighted 1829
NEWS: ONE OF FRANKLIN'S SHIPS LOCATED: See:
One of the outstanding explorers of the early 19th century, Admiral Franklin’s tragic end earned him ...
Captain Matthew Flinders RN MP
(1774 - 1814)
Captain Matthew Flinders RN (16 March 1774 – 19 July 1814) was a distinguished navigator and cartographer, who was the first to circumnavigate Australia and identify it as a continent.
Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader MP
(1910 - 1982)
Group Captain Sir Douglas Robert Steuart Bader
( /ˈbɑːdər/) CBE, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar, FRAeS, DL (21 February 1910 – 5 September 1982) was a Royal...
Sir Joseph Banks MP
(1743 - 1820)
Sir Joseph Banks
1st Baronet, GCB, PRS
Birth date: 13th Feb 1743 CJB: This is the date quoted in sources online; however, see Baptism entry below. Were there perhaps two children named Joseph born ...