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Angela Hartnett From Wikipedia: Angela Hartnett, MBE (born September 1968) is an English chef. A protégée of Gordon Ramsay who was made famous by her appearances on British television...

8/20/2016 8/20/2016

Sir Mick Jagger MP 100

"Sir Michael Philip Jagger"

Swaggering, thick-lipped Brit Mick Jagger has been the lead singer and (along with guitarist Keith Richards) main songwriter for the consistently popular and influential rock band The Rolling Stones si...

8/19/2008 7/27/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Knatchbull-Hugessen, 1st Baron Brabourne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great B...

5/3/2010 6/20/2016

Sir Edward Knatchbull, 9th Baronet PC, FRS (20 December 1781 – 24 May 1849) was a British Tory politician. He held office under Sir Robert Peel as Paymaster of the Forces between 1834 and 1835...

12/16/2008 6/20/2016

- lots of info Lieutenant General Sir Philip Neame VC, KBE, CB, DSO, KStJ (12 December 1888 – 28 April 1978) was a British Army officer and recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and m...

10/31/2009 5/20/2016

Edward Knocker (1804 - 1883)

England, Births & Baptisms 1538-1975 findmypast Transcription First name(s) Edward Last name Knocker Gender Male Birth year 1804 Birth place - Baptism year 1804 Baptism date 08 Nov 18...

5/3/2016 5/3/2016

E. Nesbit MP (1858 - 1924)

Edith Nesbit [From Wikipedia: ] Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland; 15 August 1858 – 4 May 1924) was an English author and poet; she published her books for children under the name of E....

12/2/2011 3/9/2016

William Deedes (1796 - 1862)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Deedes senior ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . ...

7/25/2009 1/4/2016

Moses Fletcher, "Mayflower" Passenger MP (1565 - 1621)


Moses Fletcher BIRTH:  About 1565, probably the son of Moses Fletcher of Canterbury, co. Kent, England. FIRST MARRIAGE:  Maria Evans, 30 October 1589, at Sandwich, co. Kent, England...

5/26/2012 10/3/2015

George Augustus Selwyn MP (1719 - 1791)

George Augustus Selwyn (politician Selwyn was a politician, wit and gambler, known widely for his interest in devil worship and coffins, corpses and executions. Expelled from Oxford for ‘an ir...

10/2/2015 10/2/2015

George Fane, MP MP (1581 - 1640)

FANE (VANE), Sir George (1581-1640), of Dover and Burston, Hunton, Kent Family and Education b. Mar. 1581, 2nd s. of Sir Thomas Fane (d.1589) of Badsell, Tudeley, Kent and his 2nd w. Mary, suo jure...

6/23/2008 7/22/2015

Early life and career Fineux was the son of William Fyneux of Swingfield, Kent, his mother's name being Monyngs. The family of Fyneux or Fineux (sometimes also written Finiox or Fineaux) was of gre...

4/15/2008 7/17/2015

Sir William Sedley/Sydley (c.1509 - 1553)


8/27/2007 7/8/2015

Orlando Bloom MP

Canterbury, Kent, England

Canterbury, Kent, England

Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom is an English actor. He had his break-through roles in 2001 as the elf-prince Legolas in The Lord of the Rings and starting in 2003 as blacksmith Will Turner in the Pir...

3/1/2010 6/24/2015

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

Keith Richards (born 18 December 1943) is an English musician, songwriter and founding member of the English rock band The Rolling Stones. Rolling Stone magazine said Richards had created "rock's gre...

5/25/2010 6/2/2015

Victoria "Plum" Sykes (born 4 December 1969) is an English-born fashion-writer, novelist and New York socialite. "Plum" was a childhood nickname (the Victoria plum being a variety of that fruit). ...

3/16/2011 1/19/2015

Sir Edward Richard George "Ted" Heath, KG, MBE, PC (9 July 1916 – 17 July 2005) was a British Conservative politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1970–74) and as...

3/14/2011 12/28/2014

John Alan Redwood From Wikipedia John Alan Redwood (born 15 June 1951) is a British Conservative Party politician and Member of Parliament for Wokingham in Berkshire. He was formerly Secretary of...

12/27/2014 12/28/2014

Walter de la Mare MP (1873 - 1956)


Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Walter John de la Mare , ( 25 April 1873 – 22 June 1956) was an English poet, short story writer and novelist. He is probably best remembered for his works...

10/6/2011 8/26/2014

Nicholas Culpeper (1616 - c.1654)

Nicholas Culpeper (18 October 1616 – 10 January 1654) was an English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer. His published books include The English Physician (1652) and the Complete H...

1/23/2011 9/18/2013

Charles Robert Darwin MP (1809 - 1882)

Charles Robert Darwin From Wikipedia FRS (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English naturalist.[I] He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancesto...

11/19/2008 5/19/2013

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

Charles George Perceval, 2nd Baron Arden PC FRS (1 October 1756 – 5 July 1840) was a British politician. Background and education Arden was born at Charlton, Kent, the son of John Perc...

1/10/2013 2/14/2013

Ewan MacColl (1915 - 1989)

"Ewan MacColl", "James Henry Miller"

James Henry Miller From Wikipedia (25 January 1915 – 22 October 1989), better known by his stage name Ewan MacColl, was a British folk singer, songwriter, socialist, actor, poet, playwri...

9/27/2009 2/7/2013

Julius Lucius Brenchley MP (1816 - 1873)

Julius Lucius Brenchley (30 November 1816 – 24 February 1873), of Maidstone, was a 19th-century English explorer, naturalist and author.

8/20/2012 1/29/2013

Sir John Boys MP (1607 - 1664)

Boys (1607 – 8 October 1664) is best known as the Royalist captain who was the Governor of Donnington Castle in Berkshire during the English Civil War. Boys was born in at Bonnington, in K...

6/2/2012 1/25/2013

Stephen Hales MP (1677 - 1761)

Stephen Hales , FRS (17 September 1677 – 4 January 1761) was an English clergyman who made major contributions to a range of scientific fields including botany and physiology. He invented severa...

1/1/2012 1/24/2013

William Harvey MP (1578 - 1657)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Harvey (1 April 1578 – 3 June 1657) was an English physician who was the first person to describe completely and in detail the systemic circulation...

4/19/2007 1/21/2013

John Tradescant, the Younger MP (1608 - 1662)

John Tradescant the Younger Birth date: 4 August 1608 Birth Place: Meopham, Kent Date of Death: 22 April 1662 Place of Death: London, England. He was buried beside his father in the churchyar...

4/26/2011 1/21/2013

John Tradescant, the Elder MP (1570 - 1638)

John Tradescant the Elder Birth date: c 1570 Birth Place: probably born in Suffolk, England. Date of Death: 1638 Place of Death: London Burial 17 April 1638 - churchyard of St-Mary-at-Lambeth...

4/26/2011 1/21/2013

Vita Sackville-West MP (1892 - 1962)

"Vita Sackville-West"

Vita Sackville-West (1892-1962) (Victoria Mary Sackville-West) Garden designer/creater, Gardener, a garden writer The Hon Lady Nicolson, CH (9 March 1892 – 2 June 1962), best known as Vita...

8/14/2010 1/21/2013

Mary Quant OBE, FCSD is a fashion designer and British fashion icon. Born in England to Welsh parents on 11 February 1934, she became an instrumental figure in the 1960s London-based Mod and youth fa...

6/28/2012 1/21/2013

Frank John William Goldsmith MP (1902 - 1982)


Frank John William Goldsmith (19 December 1902 — 27 January 1982), was a survivor of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. He later wrote a book about his experiences on the ship, and had his story fe...

1/14/2009 1/21/2013

Charles Dickens MP (1812 - 1870)

Charles John Huffam Dickens, pen-name "Boz", was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and one of the most popular of all time. He created some of literature's most iconic characters,...

1/6/2008 1/21/2013

Sir Noel Coward MP (1899 - 1973)

Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December 1899 – 26 March 1973) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called ...

4/27/2009 1/21/2013

He was assassinated by four knights, Reginald fitzUrse, Hugh de Morville, William de Tracy, and Richard le Breton (supposedly on orders of Henry II king of England) Murdered in his cathedral by sword...

3/7/2012 1/21/2013

Geoffrey Chaucer MP (1343 - 1400)

"Geoffrey /Chaucer/"

also some good info, stories and facts in here... Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-20, 22 for Geoffrey Chaucer= Pgs 154-167 (his son Thomas is directly after it ) =====================...

5/3/2007 1/21/2013

Name/title: Michael George Charles Franklin Windsor, Prince of Kent His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent. Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order Links: The Peerage Geneall ...

5/30/2007 1/20/2013