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Simon John Noble (1936 - 2001)

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10/16/2016 10/16/2016

Family and Education bap. 26 June 1687, o.s. of Henry Fortescue of Buckland Filleigh by Agnes, da. of Edward Dennis of Barnstaple. educ. Barnstaple g.s.; Trinity, Oxf. 1705; M. Temple 1710; I. Temple 1...

4/26/2016 10/12/2016

Rev. James Fortescue (1716 - 1777)

10/12/2016 10/12/2016

John Harpesfield (1516 - 1578)

John Harpsfield (1516–1578) was an English Catholic controversialist and humanist. Biographies Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 24

10/12/2016 10/12/2016

Nicholas Harpesfield (c.1519 - 1575)

Nicholas Harpsfield (1519–1575) was an English historian and a Roman Catholic apologist and priest under Henry VIII, whose policies he opposed. Biographies Dictionary of Na...

10/12/2016 10/12/2016

Jacob Jeremiah "Jake" Sullivan (born November 28, 1976) is an American policymaker and the top foreign policy advisor to Hillary Clinton's 2016 election campaign. He is widely rumored to be a front-r...

10/6/2016 10/7/2016

Sir Robert Killigrew, MP (c.1580 - 1633)

-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-==- BODMIN1628Family and Education b. c.1580, s. of William Killigrew by Margaret or Margery, da. of Thomas Saunders of Uxbridge, Mdx., wid. of Robert Wolman or Woolman and of Jo...

5/6/2011 10/7/2016

JOHN STAFFORD, (d. 1452), Archbishop of Canterbury, was son of Sir Humphrey Stafford, called 'of the silver hand,' who was sheriff of Somerset and Dorset and a kinsman of his contemporary, Humphrey Sta...

11/9/2013 10/6/2016

J. Michael Kosterlitz FRS is a British and American Nobel Prize-winner and native of Aberdeen in Scotland. He was born to German Jewish émigrés, the son of the pioneering biochemist Hans ...

6/17/2015 10/4/2016

Wallace Shawn MP

"Wally Shawn"

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

Wallace Michael "Wally" Shawn (born November 12, 1943) is an American actor, playwright, and essayist. His best-known film roles include Wally Shawn in My Dinner with Andre (1981), Vizzini in The Pri...

11/12/2014 10/4/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir George Dashwood, 5th Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Sir George Dashwood, 5th Baronet Sir George Henry Dashwood, 5th Baronet (c. 1790 – 4 March 1...

9/12/2014 10/3/2016

Richard Bruton (born 15 March 1953) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) since 1982, currently for the Dublin Bay North constituency. He has been Minister for Educat...

9/16/2016 10/3/2016

Christina Frances Hicks (1885 - 1935)

2/26/2014 10/3/2016

Raj Patel (born 1972) is a British-born American academic, journalist, activist and writer who has lived and worked in Zimbabwe, South Africa and the United States for extended periods. He is best kn...

6/13/2016 9/25/2016

Nicholas Herbert Stern, Baron Stern of Brentford, FRS, FBA (born 22 April 1946) is a British economist and academic. He is I. G. Patel Professor of Economics and Government, Chair of the Grantham Res...

9/23/2016 9/25/2016

John Prideaux, MP (1655 - 1706)

Family and Education b. 22 July 1655, 3rd s. of Sir Peter Prideaux, 3rd Bt.†, of Netherton, Devon; bro. of Sir Edmund Prideaux, 4th Bt.* educ. Exeter, Oxf. 1672; I. Temple 1675. m. (1) Anne (d. ...

1/1/2014 9/23/2016

Family and Education b. 7 Apr. 1590, 3rd but 1st surv. s. of Arthur Upton of Lupton and Gertrude, da. of Hugh Fortescue of Filleigh, Devon.1 educ. Lincoln Coll. Oxf. 1605, BA 1608; I. Temple 1610.2 m. ...

11/30/2008 9/20/2016

Nicholas Hele, MP (c.1583 - 1640)

Family and Education b. c.1583, 6th but 3rd surv. s. of Sir John Hele† (d.1608) of the I. Temple and Wembury, Devon and Mary, da. and coh. of Ellis Warwick of Holbeton, Devon; bro. of John* and ...

4/9/2013 9/20/2016

John Hele, MP (1571 - 1605)

Family and Education b. 1571, 2nd s. of John Hele I, and bro. of Warwick. educ. Exeter Coll. Oxf. 1588; I. Temple 1590. Offices Held J.p. Devon from 1592. Biography Hele, who was no doubt brought...

3/22/2013 9/20/2016

Sir Ronald Mourad Cohen (born 1 August 1945) is an Egyptian-born British businessman and political figure. He is the chairman of The Portland Trust and Bridges Ventures. He has been described as "the...

1/15/2009 9/18/2016

John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor (born 8 December 1938) is a retired Ghanaian politician and statesman who served as President of Ghana from 2001 to 2009. He was also Chairperson of the African Union from 20...

9/9/2016 9/18/2016

Allan Ezra Gotlieb, CC OM (born February 28, 1928) is a Canadian public servant and author. Life and career Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Gotlieb received his BA from the University of California a...

9/9/2016 9/17/2016

Sir Richard Peter Lambert (born 23 September 1944) is the former Director-General of the CBI, and the present Chancellor of the University of Warwick. Education Lambert was born in north Buckingh...

9/9/2016 9/17/2016

Bishop of Norwich Close friend and courtier of Henry V " Richard Courtenay ", Westminster Abbey

5/7/2008 9/17/2016

David Wright Miliband (born 15 July 1965) is a British Labour Party politician, charity chief executive and public policy analyst who was the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs f...

9/9/2016 9/16/2016

Sir William Button, MP (c.1570 - 1625)

Family and Education b. c.1570,1 1st s. of Miles Button of Dyffryn House, St. Nicholas, Glam. and Margaret, da. of Edward Lewis of Van, Glam.2; bro. of James*. educ. New Coll., Oxf. 1586, BA 1589; G. I...

2/5/2010 9/16/2016

Sir Nigel Elton Sheinwald GCMG (born 26 June 1953) is a former senior British diplomat, who served as Ambassador to the United States of America between October 2007 and January 2012. He was appointe...

9/9/2016 9/16/2016

Alice Elizabeth Perkins, CB, (born 24 May 1949) is the Chairman of Post Office Ltd., a UK state-owned limited company. She was appointed to this position in July 2011, to lead the Board following the...

9/13/2016 9/14/2016

Gareth Penny is non-Executive Chairman of Norilsk Nickel, the world’s largest producer of nickel and palladium and one of the leading producers of platinum and copper. MMC Norilsk Nickel, the ...

9/9/2016 9/13/2016

Michael C Bonello is the governor of the Central Bank of Malta; he is also a member of the governing and general councils of the European Central Bank, a fellow of the Institute of Financial Services...

9/9/2016 9/13/2016

William David John Straw CBE (born 1980) is a British policy researcher and Labour Party politician. He worked as a civil servant, founded the political blog Left Foot Forward and is currently an ass...

9/13/2016 9/13/2016

Neal Steven Wolin (born December 9, 1961) is the former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and was the acting United States Secretary of the Treasury, pending confirmation of Jac...

9/9/2016 9/13/2016

Derek Christian Kilmer (born January 1, 1974) is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, ...

9/12/2016 9/12/2016

7/9/2011 9/4/2016

Robert Nelson Lasch (1907 - 1998)

Robert Lasch, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1966 for editorial writing in The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, died Monday of kidney failure at a hospice in Green Valley, Ariz. He was 91 and had lived in Green V...

8/31/2016 8/31/2016
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Wilbur Cortez Abbott (1869 - 1947)

Wilbur Cortez Abbott (December 28, 1869 – February 3, 1947) was an American historian and educator, born at Kokomo, Indiana. He graduated from Wabash College in 1892. Afterward, he studied at ...

8/25/2016 8/25/2016

Colonel John Dyke Acland (1746 - 1778)

Colonel John Dyke Acland (18 February 1746 – 31 October 1778 [1]), of Tetton and Pixton in Somerset, was Tory Member of Parliament for Callington in Cornwall[2] and fought in the American War of...

11/27/2008 8/18/2016

Sir James Hayes (1637–1694) was secretary to Prince Rupert and first Deputy-Governor of the Hudson's Bay Company. From He was born the son of James Hayes in Beckington, Somerset. He was educ...

8/3/2016 8/3/2016

Charles Williams MP (1590 - 1642)

Family and Education b. 1 Nov. 1590, 1st s. of Rowland Williams of Llangibby Castle and Cecil, da. of Sir Edward Mansell† of Margam, Glam. educ. Jesus, Oxf. 1610; I. Temple 1612. m. (1) settle...

9/28/2008 7/28/2016

Peter Beckford, MP MP (1740 - 1811)

Family and Education b. ?1739, o.s. of Julines Beckford. educ. Westminster Jan. 1748, aged 8; New Coll. Oxf. 12 Apr. 1757, aged 17; Grand Tour (France, Switzerland, Italy). m. 22 Mar. 1773, Louisa, da....

3/5/2011 7/14/2016

Chaloner Arcedeckne, MP (c.1743 - 1809)

Family and Education b. ?1743, s. of Andrew Arcedeckne of Gurnamone, co. Galway, attorney-gen. of Jamaica. educ. Eton 1753-9; Ch. Ch. Oxf. 7 Dec. 1760, aged 17. m. 1777, Catherine, da. and coh. of John...

7/13/2016 7/13/2016

Henry Probert, MP (c.1645 - c.1719)

Family and Education b. c.1645, 2nd s. of Sir George Probert† of Pant-glas, Tryleg by Magdalen, da. of Sir Charles Williams† of Llangibby, Mon., sis. of Sir Trevor Williams, 1st Bt.Ȃ...

7/12/2016 7/12/2016

Sir William Morgan MP (1567 - 1652)

Family and Education b. 1567, 1st s. of Thomas Morgan II† of Machen and Tredegar, Mon. and Elizabeth, da. of Roger Bodenham of Rotherwas, Herefs. educ. Hart Hall, Oxf. 1583, Staple Inn by 1585...

5/18/2007 7/12/2016

Family and Education b. c.1651, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Sir Trevor Williams, 1st Bt.†, of Llangibby Castle by Elizabeth, da. of Thomas Morgan† of Machen, Mon., sis. of John Morgan I*; bro...

4/29/2010 7/11/2016

1/27/2007 7/8/2016

Sir Roger Penrose OM FRS (born 8 August 1931) is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He is the Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the Mathematical ...

2/27/2014 7/6/2016

Sir Antony Arthur Acland KG GCMG GCVO (born 12 March 1930) is a British former diplomat and Provost of Eton College. Early life Antony Acland is the second son of Brigadier Peter Acland. He was e...

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

12/14/2011 6/30/2016

William David Ormsby-Gore, 5th Baron Harlech, KCMG PC (20 May 1918 – 26 January 1985), known as David Ormsby-Gore until 1964, was a British diplomat and Conservative Party politician.

2/26/2008 6/30/2016

Harold Anthony Caccia, Baron Caccia GCMG GCVO GCStJ (21 December 1905 Pachmarhi, India – 31 October 1990 Builth Wells, Wales) was a British diplomat. He was educated at Eton College and Trin...

5/17/2009 6/30/2016

Philip Henry Kerr, 11th Marquess of Lothian KT CH PC (18 April 1882, London - 12 December 1940, Washington) was a British politician and diplomat. Philip Kerr was the son of Lord Ralph Drury Kerr...

12/22/2008 6/30/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " David Lindsay, 27th Earl of Crawford ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/1/2010 6/30/2016

Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon, KG PC FZL DL (25 April 1862 – 7 September 1933), better known as Sir Edward Grey, Bt, was a British Liberal statesman. He served as Foreign Secretar...

6/29/2013 6/30/2016

Sir Cecil Arthur Spring-Rice GCMG GCVO PC (27 February 1859 – 14 February 1918) was a British diplomat who served as British Ambassador to the United States from 1912 to 1918. He is best known...

12/16/2008 6/30/2016

Sir Charles Richard Vaughan, GCH, PC, (20 December 1774 – 15 June 1849) was a British diplomat. Vaughan born at Leicester, the son of James Vaughan, a physician, and his wife, Hester n...

6/30/2016 6/30/2016

(More under French) Biography Sir Charles Bagot GCB (23 September 1781 – 19 May 1843) was an English diplomat and colonial administrator who served as Governor General of the Province of Can...

9/6/2012 6/30/2016

Sir Augustus John Foster, 1st Baronet, GCH, PC (1 or 4 December 1780 – 1 August 1848) was a British diplomat and politician. Born into a notable British family, Foster served in a variety of d...

10/15/2009 6/30/2016

George Hammond (1763 - 1853)

) George Hammond (1763–1853) was a British diplomat and one of the first British envoys to the United States from 1791 to 1795. Early career Hammond came from East Riding of Yorkshire, enj...

12/30/2012 6/30/2016

) William Temple (15 October 1881–26 October 1944) was a bishop in the Church of England. He served as Bishop of Manchester (1921–29), Archbishop of York (1929–42) and Archbishop...

3/7/2012 6/22/2016

) Samuel Wesley the Younger (10 February 1690 or 1691–6 November 1739) was a poet and a Church of England cleric. Birth Wesley was the eldest son of the cleric and poet Samuel Wesley a...

4/9/2009 6/22/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet (8 March 1788 – 6 May 1856) was a Scottish metaphysician... ...He was born in Glasgow. He was from an academic family, incl...

9/28/2012 6/21/2016

Jeremy Bentham MP (1748 - 1832)

Jeremy Bentham (/ˈbɛnθəm/; 15 February 1748 [O.S. 4 February 1747][1] – 6 June 1832) was an English philosopher, jurist, and social reformer. He is regarded as th...

12/22/2012 6/19/2016

Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger (12 August 1887, Erdberg – 4 January 1961, Vienna) was an Austrian theoretical physicist who was one of the fathers of quantum mechanics, and is f...

7/9/2008 6/18/2016

6/17/2016 6/17/2016

John Craster (1823 - 1895)

High Sheriff of Northumberland, 1879

6/17/2016 6/17/2016

Sir John Jacob Astor VII (1918 - 2000)

Obituary: Sir John Astor Sir John "Jakie" Astor, who has died aged 82 after a long battle against Parkinson's disease, won distinction in his second and third careers after being vilified in his firs...

7/8/2007 6/17/2016

David Astor (1912 - 2001)

Bridget Aphra Wreford and Bridget Astor are one and the same person, not two separate persons. Francis David Langhorne Astor CH (5 March 1912 – 7 December 2001) was an English newspaper publ...

7/8/2007 6/17/2016

Sir Edward Knatchbull, 8th Baronet (22 May 1758 – 1 September 1819) was a British politician and baronet. Background He was the only surviving son of Sir Edward Knatchbull, 7th Baronet and...

4/15/2011 6/17/2016

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 6/17/2016

Sir Hughe Montgomery Knatchbull-Hugessen KCMG (26 March 1886 – 21 March 1971) was a British diplomat, civil servant and author. Background and education He was the second son of Reverend R...

4/8/2012 6/17/2016

Oswin Edmund Craster (1916 - 2006)

Oswin Edmund Craster, ancient buildings inspector and SOE operative, born June 28 1916; died January 29 2006. British officer served with Jedburgh Team Stanley, Special Operations Executive in GB a...

6/17/2016 6/17/2016

Edmund Craster (1824 - 1898)

6/16/2016 6/16/2016

Goldwin Smith (1823 - 1910)

Goldwin Smith was a British historian and journalist, active in the United Kingdom and Canada.

11/8/2008 6/14/2016

Norman Holmes Pearson (1909 - 1975)

Norman Holmes Pearson (April 13, 1909 – November 5, 1975) was an American academic at Yale University, and a prominent counterintelligence agent during World War II. As a specialist on America...

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Hugh Kingsmill (1889 - 1949)

"Hugh Kingsmill"

Hugh Kingsmill Lunn (21 November 1889 – 15 May 1949), who dropped his last name for professional purposes, was a versatile British writer and journalist. Writers Arnold Lunn and Brian Lunn wer...

6/13/2016 6/13/2016

Arnold Henry Moore Lunn (1888 - 1974)

Sir Arnold Henry Moore Lunn (18 April 1888 – 2 June 1974) was a skier, mountaineer and writer. He was knighted for "services to British Skiing and Anglo-Swiss relations" in 1952. His father wa...

6/13/2016 6/13/2016

Hugh Trevor-Roper (1914 - 2003)

Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton, FBA (15 January 1914 – 26 January 2003), was a historian of early modern Britain and Nazi Germany. He was Regius Professor of Modern Histor...

8/14/2010 6/12/2016

Bertram Craster (1704 - d.)

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

William Craster (1703 - 1729)

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

John Craster, MP (1697 - 1763)

onstituencyDates WEOBLEY 1754 - 1761 Family and Education b. ?1697, 1st s. of John Craster of Craster by Mary, da, of John Ayton of Fawside, co. Dur. educ. Merton, Oxf. 4 July 1712, aged 15; C.C.C. Oxf...

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

John Craster (b. - 1722)

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

Louise Keyes was born in Nice, France in 1897. In 1899, she was orphaned by the accidental deaths of both of her parents. She grew up in the loving care of different relatives, and received an outstand...

6/1/2016 6/4/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Henry Samuelson ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/3/2016 6/3/2016

Henry Izard (1892 - 1968)


Educated Lancing College and New College, Oxford. Royal Flying Corps then RAF. 1919-1947 Kenya Colonial Service; 1939 Legislative Council of Kenya; 1942 Provincial Commissioner.

11/25/2012 5/30/2016

A pacifist Christian, he was a conscientious objector when WW2 broke out. But he joined the RAF in 1940, just before his 20th birthday, as stories of Nazi Germany leaked out. He became the RAF's deadli...

5/29/2016 5/30/2016

Rev. John Foxe (1516 - 1587)

1/18/2007 5/30/2016

Sir John Abdy, 4th Baronet (c. 1714 – 1 April 1759) was a British baronet and Tory politician. He was the only surviving son of Sir Robert Abdy, 3rd Baronet and his wife Theodosia Bramstone, o...

12/16/2008 5/21/2016

Sir Robert Abdy, 3rd Baronet FSA (8 April 1688 – 27 August 1748) was a British Tory politician. Biography Links

12/16/2008 5/21/2016

Sir William Abdy, 7th Baronet (1779 – 16 April 1868) was a British politician and baronet. Biography Links

12/16/2008 5/20/2016

Hannibal Vivian, MP MP (1589 - c.1657)

Family and Education bap. 11 July 1589,1 4th s. of Hannibal Vyvyan† (d.1610) of Trelowarren, Cornw. and Philippe, da. and coh. of Roger Tremayne of Collacombe, Devon; bro. of Francis*.2 educ. Ex...

8/15/2008 5/20/2016

Michael Vivian, MP MP (c.1576 - 1639)

Family and Education b. 1576, 2nd s. of Hannibal Vivian by Philippa, da. and coh. of Roger Tremayne of Collacombe, Devon. educ. Exeter Coll. Oxf. 1594; M. Temple 1597, called 1605. m. 1603, Catherine, ...

8/15/2008 5/20/2016

Sir Francis Vivian, MP MP (c.1575 - 1635)

Family and Education bap. 10 Aug. 1575,1 1st s. of Hannibal Vyvyan† of Trelowarren and Philippe, da. and coh. of Roger Tremayne of Collacombe, Devon; bro. of Hannibal*.2 educ. Exeter Coll. Oxf. ...

8/15/2008 5/20/2016

Dominic Barton (born 1962) is a Canadian management consultant. He has been managing director of McKinsey & Co since 2009. Early life Dominic Barton was born in 1962 in Kampala, Uganda, where his...

4/29/2016 4/29/2016

Thomas Lloyd, Lieutenant-Governor of PA. MP (1640 - 1694)

"Governor of PA.", "Keeper of the Seal", "Quaker", "Doctor"

Thomas Lloyd (6 April 1640 – 10 September 1694) was a lieutenant-governor of provincial Pennsylvania. He was born in Dolobran, Montgomeryshire, Wales, and subsequently educated at Ruthin S...

1/23/2007 4/19/2016

Robert Badcock (c.1651 - d.)

Badcock, Robert s. John, of Whitestone, Cornwall, pleb. Exeter Coll., matric. 1 July, 1670, aged 19; B.A. 1674. Source: Alumni Oxonienses 1500-1714

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