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Robert Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, KG, MC, PC MP (1897 - 1977)

"a.k.a Sir Anthony Eden", "Sir Anthony Eden"

Robert Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, KG, MC, PC (12 June 1897 – 14 January 1977) was a British Conservative politician, who was Prime Minister from 1955 to 1957. He was also Foreign Secretary ...

7/31/2008 1/15/2016

Sir Harold Ridley FRS MP (1906 - 2001)

Sir Nicholas Harold Lloyd Ridley From Wikipedia Sir Nicholas Harold Lloyd Ridley[ 1][2] (10 July 1906, Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire – 25 May 2001, Salisbury, Wiltshire) was an English o...

12/23/2011 1/6/2016

Thomas Seymour, 1st Baron Seymour of Sudeley , born c. 1508, executed, at the Tower, for treason, 20 March 1549. Family spouse Catherine Parr, Dowager Queen of England, Ireland and France daughte...

5/2/2007 10/30/2015

Hugh Scully (1943 - 2015)

Hugh Scully From Wikipedia: Born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, he spent much of his childhood in Malta and Egypt, where his father was stationed with the Royal Air Force. He was sent to boarding ...

10/9/2015 10/9/2015

John Phillips MP (1800 - 1874)

John Phillips (geologist) John Phillips: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Phillips FRS (25 December 1800 – 24 April 1874) was an English geologist.[1] In 1841 he published the firs...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Diana Dors MP (1931 - 1984)

DIANA DORS: The goddess of sex...and sense "I'D LOVE to see you but I'm feeling a little bit tired at the moment, I have to pace myself", were the last words Diana Dors ever spoke to me. "Ring me n...

7/23/2011 6/26/2015

Siegfried Lorraine Sassoon MP (1886 - 1967)

First Name: Siegfried Lorraine Surname: Sassoon Rank: Captain Service From Date: 1914 Gallantry Awards: Military Cross Instituted on 28th December 1914 the Military Cross (M.C.) is the thir...

2/23/2009 6/14/2015

Ellsworth H. Vines, Jr. (1911 - 1994)

Biography Vines attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, where he played on the freshman basketball team.[1] In the amateur ranks Vines won three Grand Slam tourna...

3/18/2010 2/13/2015

Sir Christopher Wren MP (1632 - 1723)

Sir Christopher Wren FRS was one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history. He used to be accorded responsibility for rebuilding 51 churches in the City of London after the Great Fire ...

12/16/2008 1/21/2013

William Henry Fox Talbot MP (1800 - 1877)

William Henry Fox Talbot (11 February 1800 - 17 September 1877) was a British inventor and a pioneer of photography. He was the inventor of calotype process, the precursor to most photographic processe...

6/7/2011 1/21/2013

Sir John Seymour of Wulfhall MP (c.1476 - 1536)

He was the High Sheriff of Somerset. Had a love affair with his daughter-in-law Catherine Fillol. ________________ Sir John Seymour (1474–1536) (Redirected from Sir John Seymour (1474-1536...

2/7/2007 1/21/2013

Queen Jane Seymour MP (1508 - 1537)

a short summary from Wikipedia Jane Seymour Queen consort of England Tenure 30 May 1536 – 24 October 1537 Proclamation 4 June 1536 Spouse Henry VIII of England (1536-1537) Issue ...

5/1/2007 1/21/2013

Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, was an English historian and statesman and grandfather to two British monarchs, Mary II and Queen Anne. -----------------------------------------------------------...

5/2/2007 1/21/2013

Sir William Gerald Golding (19 September 1911 – 19 June 1993) was a British novelist, poet, playwright and Nobel Prize for Literature laureate, best known for his novel Lord of the Flies. He was...

11/22/2011 1/21/2013

Ian Fleming MP (1908 - 1964)

Best known for his novels about the British spy James Bond, Ian Fleming was ranked by The Times (of London) fourteenth on its list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945." Fleming chronicled Bo...

5/26/2007 1/21/2013

Sir Cecil Beaton MP (1904 - 1980)

Sir Cecil Beaton, CBE, was an English fashion and portrait photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award-winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre. He was na...

12/8/2010 1/21/2013