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Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour , KG, OM, PC, DL (25 July 1848 – 19 March 1930) was a British Conservative politician and statesman. He authored the Perpetual Crimes Act (1887) (or Coe...

7/22/2010 1/15/2016

Thomas Simons Attlee (1880 - 1960)

Thomas Simons Attlee Born on 18 October 1880. Son of Henry Attlee and Ellen Bravery Watson. Married Kathleen Mary Medley in 1913. Died on 11 October 1960 at age 79. Educated at Haileybury C...

9/13/2015 9/13/2015

George Harrison MP (1943 - 2001)

George Harrison was an English rock guitarist, singer-songwriter and film producer who achieved international fame as lead guitarist in The Beatles. Often referred to as "the quiet Beatle", Harrison em...

4/8/2010 7/1/2015

John Lennon MP (1940 - 1980)

"great uncle john"

John Lennon achieved worldwide fame in the 1960s as a singer, songwriter and guitarist in one of the most successful bands of all time - The Beatles . He is credited as being the original and founding ...

4/23/2009 6/30/2015

Edward Albert Arthur Woodward OBE From WIkipedia: Edward Albert Arthur Woodward, OBE (1 June 1930 – 16 November 2009) was an English actor and singer. After graduating from the Royal Acade...

6/26/2015 6/26/2015

Philip Edward Thomas (1878 - 1917)

"Edward Thomas", "Edward Eastaway"

Philip Edward Thomas (3 March 1878 – 9 April 1917) was an Anglo-Welsh poet, essayist, and novelist. He is commonly considered a war poet, although few of his poems deal directly with his war exp...

6/16/2015 6/16/2015

Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, KG, OM, CH, PC, FRS (3 January 1883 – 8 October 1967) was a British Labour politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 ...

8/15/2011 6/2/2015

John Henry Knight MP (1847 - 1917)

John Henry Knight John Henry Knight (21 January 1847 – 22 September 1917), from Farnham, was a wealthy engineer, landowner and inventor. With the help of the engineer George Parfitt he built o...

5/21/2015 5/21/2015

Lewis Carroll MP 100 (1832 - 1898)

"LEWIS CARROLL who wrote ALICE IN WONDERLAND"

Lewis Carroll Society " Lewis Carroll ", Westminster Abbey Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ( 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll , was an English a...

8/22/2009 1/3/2015

Thomas Gainsborough (christened 14 May 1727 – 2 August 1788) was an English portrait and landscape painter. He was born the youngest son of John Gainsborough, a weaver in Suffolk, and, in 1740...

7/6/2012 7/6/2013

Sir Michael Regrave CBE MP (1908 - 1985)

He was an English stage and film actor, director, manager and author. He twice (1958 and 1963) won Best Actor trophies in the Evening Standard Awards and twice received the Variety Club of Great Brit...

5/3/2010 6/24/2013

John Galsworthy OM (14 August 1867 – 31 January 1933) was an English novelist and playwright. Notable works include The Forsyte Saga (1906–1921) and its sequels, A Modern Comedy and End o...

11/14/2011 6/24/2013

Michael Faraday MP (1791 - 1867)

Michael Faraday, FRS Click here to view the Wikipedia page for Michael Faraday Michael Faraday (22 September 1791 – 25 August 1867), was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosop...

6/28/2009 6/24/2013

William Cobbett MP (1763 - 1835)

"Peter Porcupine"

William Cobbett From Wikipedia (9 March 1763 – 18 June 1835) was an English pamphleteer, farmer and journalist, who was born in Farnham, Surrey. He believed that reforming Parliament and...

2/9/2013 3/12/2013

Tracey Karima Emin, CBE, RA This profile is based on the BBC Programme BBC 'Who Do You Think You Are?" Season 8 Programme 10 Tracey Emin is a British artist of English and Turkish Cypriot origin. F...

3/8/2010 3/12/2013

11/8/2011 3/12/2013

Thomas Robert Malthus MP (1766 - 1834)

The Reverend[1] Thomas Robert Malthus FRS (14 February 1766 – 29 December 1834)[2] was a British scholar, influential in political economy and demography.[3][4] Malthus popularised the economic ...

5/6/2011 3/12/2013

Thomas Cubitt MP (1788 - 1855)

12/21/2008 3/12/2013

Spencer William Gore MP (1850 - 1906)

Spencer Gore - Born: 10/3/1850 Died: 19/4/1906 Spencer Gore was the first winner of a Grand Slam title at Wimbledon in 1877. Gore, an old Harrovian, was born and bred in Wimbledon and was a good all ...

6/30/2012 3/12/2013

Prunella Scales, CBE MP

"Prunella Scales"

References and Sources

1/3/2012 3/12/2013

Peter Cushing, OBE MP (1913 - 1994)

Peter Cushing OBE From Wikipedia Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE (26 May 1913 – 11 August 1994) was an English actor, known for his many appearances in Hammer Films, in which he played the disti...

2/4/2008 3/10/2013

1/5/2012 3/10/2013

Dame Peggy Ashcroft, DBE MP (1907 - 1991)

Dame Peggy Ashcroft, DBE born as Edith Margaret Emily Ashcroft (22 December 1907 – 14 June 1991) was an English actress. Wiki - Dame Peggy Ashcroft From Wikipedia Dame Peggy Ashcroft DBE P...

9/25/2010 3/10/2013

Richard Briers, CBE MP (1934 - 2013)

Richard David Briers, CBE From Wikipedia (14 January 1934 – 17 February 2013)[1] was an English actor. Prominent for half a century, his career encompassed television, stage, film and radi...

1/3/2012 2/18/2013

Gertrude Jekyll MP (1843 - 1932)

"Undoubtedly the most famous gardener England has ever produced" - lived at Bramley House, Godalming - south of Guildford (near Farnham), Surrey. Gertrude Jekyll was born in 1843, the fourth (and sec...

5/7/2008 2/11/2013

Henry Venn MP (1796 - 1873)

Henry Venn From WIkipedia ) (10 February 1796 - 13 January 1873), was an Anglican clergyman who is recognised as one of the foremost Protestant missions strategists of the nineteenth century. H...

2/10/2013 2/10/2013

Henry Venn (1724 - 1797)

Henry Venn From Wikipedia ) (1725 in Barnes, Surrey, England - 1797), was an English evangelical minister and one of the founders of the Clapham Sect, a small but highly influential evangelical g...

6/16/2007 2/10/2013

John Evelyn MP (1620 - 1706)

John Evelyn From Wikipedia John Evelyn (31 October 1620 – 27 February 1706) was an English writer, gardener and diarist. Evelyn's diaries or Memoirs are largely contemporaneous with thos...

12/30/2008 2/9/2013

John Donne MP (1572 - 1631)

John Donne English poet, preacher and a major representative of the metaphysical poets of the period. From Wikipedia: John Donne was born in London, into a Roman Catholic family when practice of ...

9/23/2010 2/8/2013

Dame Margot Fonteyn de Arias, DBE MP (1919 - 1991)

"Peggy Hookham"

Dame Margot Fonteyn de Arias, DBE (18 May 1919 – 21 February 1991), was an English ballerina. She is widely regarded as one of the greatest classical ballet dancers of all time. She spent her en...

12/18/2012 2/7/2013

Paul Weller From Wikipedia (born 25 May 1958) is an English musician and singer-songwriter. Starting with the band The Jam (1976–1982), Weller went on to branch out musically to a more s...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

P. G. Wodehouse MP (1881 - 1975)

"P. G. Wodehouse"

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse ( pronunciation (help·info)), KBE ; 15 October 1881 – 14 February 1975) was an English humorist, whose body of work includes novels, short stories, plays,...

3/30/2009 2/5/2013

Arthur Rackham MP (1867 - 1939)

Arthur Rackham From Wikipedia (19 September 1867 – 6 September 1939) was an English book illustrator. Biography Rackham was born in London as one of 12 children. In 1884, at the age ...

5/19/2011 2/5/2013

John Burningham From Wikipedia (born 1936) is an English author and illustrator of children's books, especially picture books for young children.[1] He lives in north London with his wife Helen Oxe...

1/15/2013 2/5/2013

Sir Laurence Olivier MP (1907 - 1989)

"Laurence Olivier"

Laurence Olivier From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, OM (22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor who, along with his contemporaries Ralph Ric...

6/16/2007 2/3/2013

Dame Julie Andrews, DBE MP

Brentwood, Ca, United States

Brentwood, Ca, United States

Dame Julia Elizabeth Andrews, DBE (née Wells; born 1 October 1935) is a British film and stage actress, singer, and author. She is the recipient of Golden Globe, Emmy, Grammy, BAFTA, People's Ch...

7/20/2009 2/3/2013

Jonny My Autobiography Jonny Wilkinson Website Wikipedia article

2/3/2013 2/3/2013

John Egerton Christmas Piper MP (1903 - 1992)

John Egerton Christmas Piper From Wikipedia: John Egerton Christmas Piper, CH (13 December 1903 – 28 June 1992) was a 20th-century English painter and printmaker. For much of his life he l...

4/9/2010 2/3/2013

Charles Burgess Fry MP (1872 - 1956)

Charles Burgess (C. B.) Fry From The Weald of Surrey, Sussex & Kent CB Fry was born on 25th April 1872 at Croydon, Surrey, the eldest son of Lewis John Fry and Constance Isabella White who had ma...

2/2/2013 2/2/2013

Frederick Furnivall MP (deceased)

Frederick James Furnivall (4 February 1825 – 2 July 1910), one of the co-creators of the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), was an English philologist. From Wikipedia Frederick Furnivall, 18...

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Eric Patrick Clapton is an English blues-rock guitarist, singer, songwriter and composer. Clapton has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo performer, as well as a member of rock ...

4/8/2010 1/15/2013

Edward VI of England MP (1537 - 1553)

"Edward VI (12 October 1537 – 6 July 1553) was King of England and Ireland from 28 January 1547 until his death. He was crowned on 20 February at the age of nine. The son of Henry VIII and Jane ...

5/1/2007 1/15/2013

Delia Smith CBE From Wikipedia: (born 18 June 1941) is an English cook and television presenter, known for teaching basic cookery skills. She is the UK's best-selling cookery author, with more th...

1/12/2012 1/15/2013

David Russell Weir MBE ( born 5 June 1979) is an elite British Paralympic wheelchair athlete from London, England. Leg amputee from birth David Weir currently holds the British record at all track di...

8/24/2012 1/15/2013

Colin Andrew Firth, CBE From Wikipedia (born 10 September 1960) is an English film, television, and theatre actor. Firth gained wide public attention in the 1990s for his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in ...

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Caroline Quentin MP (1960 - d.)

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Bill Nighy MP (1949 - d.)

William Francis "Bill" Nighy From Wikipedia (pronounced NYE pron.: /ˈnaɪ/;[1] born 12 December 1949) Bill Nighy is an English actor and comedian. He worked in theatre and television b...

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Beryl Cook MP (1926 - 2008)

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Angus Deayton MP (deceased)

Gordon Angus Deayton From Wikipedia Birth name Gordon Angus Deayton Born (1956-01-06) 6 January 1956 (age 57) Surrey, England[1] Medium Television, Stand up comedy Nationality British Years active ...

1/15/2013 1/15/2013

Aldous Leonard Huxley MP (1894 - 1963)

Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. Among Huxley's best known novels is BRAVE NEW W...

12/11/2010 1/15/2013