Andrew Green (diplomat) Sir Andrew Green, KCMG (born 6 August 1941) is a former British diplomat and is the founding chairman of the organization MigrationWatch UK, an organisation concerned with what they view as unac...
Anthony Bull Anthony Bull CBE CStJ was a British transport engineer and was president of the Institute of Transport.
Anthony Caesar Anthony Douglass Caesar CVO FRCO born in 1924, is an English priest, organist and composer.
Antony Grey Antony Grey was a leading English lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights activist.
Antony Jay Sir Antony Rupert Jay, CBE CVO is an English writer, broadcaster and director, famous for the co-authorship, with Jonathan Lynn, of the successful British political comedies Yes Minister and Yes, Prime Minister.
Ardal Powell Ardal Powell (born 1958) is a maker and player of historical flutes and a publisher of books on music.
Brooks Richards Sir Francis "Brooks" Richards, DSO, DSC (18 July 1918, Southampton - 13 September 2002, Dorchester), was a British diplomat and, during the Second World War, a director of operations for the Sp...
Charles Beard Izard Charles Beard Izard (1829–1904) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament and lawyer in Wellington, New Zealand.
Charles Curran (broadcaster) Sir Charles John Curran (13 October 1921 – 9 January 1980), was a British television executive and Director-General of the BBC from 1969 to 1977.
Charles Godby Charles John Godby (1851-1919) was the Dean of Melbourne from 1914 until his death.
Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg PC FRS (26 October 1778 – 23 April 1866) was a Scottish politician and colonial administrator.
Charles Hartley (educationist) Charles Hartley (12 February 1865 - 1935) was a British educationist and the Principal of Royal College, Colombo (1903 - 1919).
Charles Howard, 7th Earl of Suffolk Charles William Howard, 7th Earl of Suffolk, 2nd Earl of Bindon (9 May 1693 – 8 February 1722) was a British peer, styled Lord Chesterford from 1706 to 1709 and Lord Walden from 1709...
Charles Januarius Acton Charles Januarius Edward Acton was an English cardinal born at Naples, 6 March 1803; died at Naples, 23 June 1847.
Charles John Godby The Very Rev. Charles John Godby (1851-1919) was Dean of Melbourne from 1914 until his death.
Charles Kay Ogden Charles Kay Ogden (1 June 1889 – 21 March 1957) was an English linguist, philosopher, and writer.
Charles Kingsley Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a priest of the Church of England, a university professor, historian and novelist.
Charles Madge Charles Henry Madge (10 October 1912 – 17 January 1996), was an English poet, journalist and sociologist, now most remembered as a founder of Mass-Observation.
Charles Shaughnessy Charles George Patrick Shaughnessy, 5th Baron Shaughnessy (born 9 February 1955), simply known as Charles Shaughnessy, is a British peer and television, theatre and film actor.
Charles St Clair, 17th Lord Sinclair Major Charles Murray Kennedy St Clair, 17th Lord Sinclair, CVO (21 June 1914 – 1 April 2004) was a Scottish peer who spent his entire life in the service of the Crown; as a soldier, an off...
Charles Stewart Parnell Charles Stewart Parnell (27 June 1846 – 6 October 1891) was an Irish landlord, nationalist political leader, land reform agitator, and the founder and leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party.
Charles Vyner Brooke Vyner, Rajah of Sarawak, GCMG (Charles Vyner deWindt Brooke; 26 September 1874 – 9 May 1963) was the third and final White Rajah of Sarawak.
Chris Lintott Christopher John Lintott (born 1980, Torbay) is an English astrophysicist, working as a researcher in the Department of Physics in the University of Oxford.
Chris Skilton Christopher John Skilton is the current Archdeacon of Lambeth.
Christopher Greenwood Sir Christopher John Greenwood CMG QC (born 1955) is a Judge of the International Court of Justice, to which he was elected on 6 November 2008.
Christopher Staughton Sir Christopher Staughton QC is a British barrister and retired judge, sitting as a justice of the High Court of Justice, Court of Appeal of England and Wales and President of the Court of Appea...
Clemency Burton-Hill Clemency Margaret Greatrex Burton (born 1 July 1981 in London) is an English actress, novelist, journalist, violinist and radio presenter.
Clement Francis Cornwall Clement Francis Cornwall (June 18, 1836 – February 15, 1910) was a Canadian parliamentarian and the third Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.
Colin Allan Sir Colin Hamilton Allan KCMG, OBE (1921-1993) was a New Zealander who was a British Governor and High Commissioner.
Daniel Chandler Daniel Chandler is a British visual semiotician based at the department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies at Aberystwyth University.
Daniel Pedoe Dan Pedoe (1910–1998) was an English-born mathematician and geometer with a career spanning more than sixty years.
Dave Smith (composer) Dave Smith (born in Salisbury, August 19, 1949) is a British composer, arranger and musical performer.
David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter David George Brownlow Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter KCMG (9 February 1905 – 22 October 1981), styled Lord Burghley before 1956 and also known as David Burghley, was an English athlete, sports official and Conservative Party politician.
David Keilin David Keilin FRS (21 March 1887, Moscow – 27 February 1963, Cambridge) was an entomologist, among other things.
David Lack David Lambert Lack FRS, (16 July 1910 – 12 March 1973) was a British evolutionary biologist who made contributions to ornithology, ecology and ethology.
David Lindsay, 15th Earl of Lindsay David Lindsay-Bethune, 15th Earl of Lindsay (9 February 1926 – 1989), styled Viscount Garnock between 1943 and 1985, was a British soldier.
David Loveday The Rt Rev David Goodwin Loveday was an Anglican Bishop during the second half of the 20th century.
David Margesson, 1st Viscount Margesson Henry David Reginald Margesson, 1st Viscount Margesson PC (26 July 1890 – 24 December 1965) was a British Conservative politician most popularly remembered for his tenure as Government Chief Whi...
David Tustin David Tustin was the Suffragan Bishop of Grimsby from 1979 until 2000.
Dennis Babbage Dennis William Babbage (26 April 1909 – 9 June 1991) was an English mathematician associated with Magdalene College, Cambridge, and with codebreaking at Bletchley Park during World War II.
Derek Ezra, Baron Ezra Derek Ezra, Baron Ezra MBE (born 23 February 1919) sits in the House of Lords as a Liberal Democrat Life Peer in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
Edmund Grindal Edmund Grindal (c. 1519 – 6 July 1583) was an English Protestant leader who successively held the posts of Bishop of London, Archbishop of York and Archbishop of Canterbury during the reign ...
Edward Adeane The Hon. (George) Edward Adeane, (born 4 October 1939), Private Secretary to the Prince of Wales 1979 to 1985.
Edward Behr (journalist) Edward Samuel Behr (7 May 1926, Paris - 27 May 2007, Paris) was a foreign correspondent and war journalist, who worked for many years for Newsweek.
Edward Colborne Baber Edward Colborne Baber (30 April 1843 – 16 June 1890) was an English orientalist and traveller.
Edward Lyon Berthon Edward Lyon Berthon (February 20, 1813 – October 27, 1899), English inventor and clergyman, was born in London, the son of an army contractor and descendant of an old Huguenot family.
Edward Rainbowe Edward Rainbowe or Rainbow (1608–1684) was an English clergyman and a noted preacher.
Edward Smith (MP) Edward Smith (c. 1704 – 15 February 1762) was an English Tory politician who sat in the British House of Commons from 1734 to 1762.
Edward Smouha Edward Smouha OBE (Edward Ralph "Teddy" Smouha, OBE; 17 December 1909 – 1 April 1992) was a British athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.
Edward Waring Edward Waring (c. 173615 August 1798) was an English mathematician who was born in Old Heath (near Shrewsbury), Shropshire, England and died in Pontesbury, Shropshire, England.
Ferdinand Dalberg-Acton Sir Ferdinand Richard Edward Dalberg-Acton, 7th Baronet (24 July 1801 – 31 January 1837) was a British baronet.
Francis Gulston Francis Stepney Gulston (September 1845 - 1917) was an English rower who at Henley Royal Regatta won the Grand Challenge Cup five times, the Stewards' Challenge Cup ten times, and the Silver Goblets five times.
Frank Dickens (biochemist) Frank Dickens FRS was a biochemist, best known for his work at the Courtauld Institute of Biochemistry with Edward Charles Dodds on the pentose phosphate pathway which generates NADPH.
Frederick Duleep Singh Prince Frederick Victor Duleep Singh, MVO, TD, FSA (23 January 1868 - 15 August 1926), also known as Prince Freddy, was a younger son of Duleep Singh, the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire.
George Carew, 4th Baron Carew George Patrick John Carew, 4th Baron Carew George Carew was the younger son of Robert Shapland Carew, 2nd Baron Carew and his wife Emily Anne Philips, daughter of Sir George Richard Philips, 2nd...
George Cecil Ives George Cecil Ives (1 October 1867 in Germany – 4 June 1950) was a German-English poet, writer, penal reformer and early gay rights campaigner.
George Mallory George Herbert Leigh Mallory (18 June 1886 – 8 or 9 June 1924) was an English mountaineer who took part in the first three British expeditions to Mount Everest in the early 1920s.
George Parry (MP) Sir George Parry (1600–1660) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons of England from 1640 to 1644.
Guy Wilkinson The Venerable Canon Guy Alexander Wilkinson was Archdeacon of Bradford, England, from 1999 to 2004.
Harold Fielding (priest) Harold Ormandy Fielding (13 November 1912-30 August 1987) was the Archdeacon of Rochdale from 1972 to 1982.
Harold MacMichael Sir Harold Alfred MacMichael, GCMG, DSO (1882-1969), was a British colonial administrator.
Harold Ormandy Fielding Harold Ormandy Fielding (13 November 1912-30 August 1987) was Archdeacon of Rochdale from 1972 to 1982.
Harold Stannus Gray Sir Harold William Stannus Gray, KBE (16 August 1867 – 23 May 1951) was an Anglo-Irish landowner, horse breeder and politician.
Harry de Windt Captain Harry Willes Darell de Windt (9 April 1856, Paris - 30 November 1933, Bournemouth) was the aide-de-camp to his brother-in-law Charles Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak (Harry's sister Margaret wa...
Harry Longueville Jones Harry Longueville Jones (1806–1870), was a Welsh archæologist, artist, Inspector of Schools for Wales and leading founding member of the Cambrian Archaeological Association.
Harry Pilkington William Henry Pilkington, Baron Pilkington was a glass manufacturer and former President of the Federation of British Industries but who is remembered politically as chairman of the controversia...
Henry Stafford-Jerningham, 9th Baron Stafford Henry Valentine Stafford-Jerningham, 9th Baron Stafford (2 January 1802 – 30 November 1884), known as Henry Jerningham until 1824 and styled The Honourable Henry Stafford-Jerningham ...
Henry Ussher Henry Ussher (1550?–1613) was an Irish Protestant churchman, a founder of Trinity College, Dublin and Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh.
Herbert Gwyer The Rt Rev Herbert Linford Gwyer was the second Bishop of George, and a survivor of the sinking of the Lusitania.
Herbert Linford Gwyer The Rt Rev Herbert Linford Gwyer was the second Bishop of George, and a survivor of the sinking of the Lusitania.
Howard Flight Howard Emerson Flight, Baron Flight (born 16 June 1948) is a Conservative politician in the United Kingdom and a member of the House of Lords who was Member of Parliament for Arundel and South Down...
Hugh Broughton Hugh Broughton (1549 – 4 August 1612) was an English scholar and theologian.
Hugh Cholmondeley, 6th Marquess of Cholmondeley George Hugh Cholmondeley, 6th Marquess of Cholmondeley, GCVO, MC (1919 – 1990), styled Earl of Rocksavage from 1923 until 1968, was a British peer and Lord Great Chamberlain of England bet...
Hugh FitzRoy, 11th Duke of Grafton Hugh Denis Charles FitzRoy, 11th Duke of Grafton, (3 April 1919 – 7 April 2011) was the son of Charles FitzRoy, 10th Duke of Grafton, and his first wife Lady Doreen Maria Josepha Sydney Buxton, second daughter of Sydney Buxton, 1st Earl Buxton.
I. A. Richards Ivor Armstrong Richards (26 February 1893 – 7 September 1979) was an influential English literary critic and rhetorician.
Iain Tennant Sir Iain Mark Tennant, KT FRSA (11 March 1919–25 September 2006) was a Scottish businessman.
Igor Judge, Baron Judge Igor Judge, Baron Judge PC QC (born 19 May 1941), is a former English judge and was Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the head of the judiciary, from 2008 to 2013.
Irwin Cox (Irwin) Edward Bainbridge Cox, JP, DL, who used the pen-name I.E.B.C. (9 July 1838 – 27 August 1922) was a British Barrister, magazine proprietor and politician.
Jacob Soll Jacob Soll is a historian of early modern Europe who is researching the origins of the modern state. He is currently a professor at the University of Southern California and has won the 2005 Jacques Barzun Prize in Cultural History and been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2009.
James FitzRoy, Earl of Euston The title of Duke of Grafton was created in 1675 by Charles II of England for his 2nd illegitimate son by the Duchess of Cleveland, Henry FitzRoy.
Jeremy Sams Jeremy Sams (born 12 January 1957, in London, England) is a British theatre director, writer, translator, orchestrator, musical director, film composer, and lyricist.
John A. Shaw John A. "Jack" Shaw was a political appointee civil servant under several Republican presidents. His last appointment was as Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for International Technology Security, and he left the DoD under a cloud of suspicion.
John Boardman (art historian) Sir John Boardman, FBA (born 20 August 1927) is a classical art historian and archaeologist, "Britain's most distinguished historian of ancient Greek art."
John Daniel James The Ven. John Daniel James, MA was Archdeacon of Llandaff from his appointment in 1930 until his death.
John Donnelly Fage John Donnelly Fage (3 June 1921 – 6 August 2002) was a British historian noted for his work on African history.
John Douglas, 9th Marquess of Queensberry John Sholto Douglas, 9th Marquess of Queensberry (20 July 184431 January 1900) was a Scottish nobleman, remembered for lending his name and patronage to the "Marquess of Queensberry rules" that ...
John James (priest) The Ven. John Daniel James, MA was Archdeacon of Llandaff from his appointment in 1930 until his death.
John Manningham John Manningham was an English lawyer and diarist, a contemporary source for Elizabethan and Jacobean life and the London dramatic world, including William Shakespeare.
John Maunsell Richardson John Maunsell Richardson JP DL (Great Limber, Caistor, Lincolnshire 12 June 1846 - Westminster, London, 22 January 1912), know to his friends as the "Cat" was a cricketer who played First-class ...
John McPhee John Angus McPhee is an American writer, widely considered one of the pioneers of creative nonfiction. He is a four-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in the category General Nonfiction and he won that award on the fourth occasion in 1999 for Annals of the Former World.
John Morrison, 1st Baron Margadale Major John Granville Morrison, 1st Baron Margadale TD, DL (16 December 1906 – 25 May 1996), was a British landowner and Conservative Party politician.
John Murray Irvine The Very Rev John Murray Irvine was an eminent Anglican priest in the second half of the 20th century.
John Page (UK politician) Sir Arthur John Page (born 16 September 1919 – 31 October 2008), known as Sir John Page, was a British Conservative politician.
John Scott-Ellis, 9th Baron Howard de Walden John Osmael Scott-Ellis, 9th Baron Howard de Walden, 5th Baron Seaford (27 November 1912 – 10 July 1999) was a British peer, landowner, and a Thoroughbred racehorse owner/breeder.
John Talbot Clifton John Talbot Clifton, known as Talbot Clifton, was an English landowner and traveller.
John Tedder, 2nd Baron Tedder John Michael Tedder, 2nd Baron Tedder, FRSE (July 4, 1926 – February 18, 1994), was the Purdie Professor of Chemistry at St. Andrews University, Scotland.
John Tooley Sir John Tooley is a former general director of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London.
John Ure (diplomat) Sir John Burns Ure, KCMG, LVO, MA, FRGS (born 5 July 1931) is a retired British diplomat, ambassador to Cuba, Brazil and Sweden, and an author.
John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley John Wodehouse, 4th Earl of Kimberley (12 May 1924 – 26 May 2002), styled Lord Wodehouse between 1932 and 1941, was an active British peer, and also a bobsled racer and Cresta member.
Jon Ridgeon Jonathan Peter Ridgeon is a retired British hurdling athlete who won the silver medal in the 110 metres hurdles at the 1987 World Championships.
Jon Stock Jon Stock is a British author and journalist.
Joscelyn Godwin Joscelyn Godwin (born 16 January 1945 at Kelmscott, Oxfordshire, England) is a composer, musicologist and translator, known for his work on ancient music, paganism and music in the occult.
Joseph Farrow Joseph Farrow (1652?–1692), was a nonconformist clergyman.
Julian Fellowes Julian Alexander Kitchener-Fellowes, Baron Fellowes of West Stafford DL (born 17 August 1949), known professionally as Julian Fellowes, is an English actor, novelist, film director and scr...
Julian Haviland Julian Arthur Charles Haviland (born 1930), is a British print and broadcasting journalist of over sixty years' standing.
Katie Derham Catherine Beatrice Margaret "Katie" Derham (born 18 June 1970) is an English newscaster and a presenter on television and radio.
Kenneth Horne Charles Kenneth Horne, generally known as Kenneth Horne, (27 February 1907 – 14 February 1969) was an English comedian and businessman.
Kingsley Martin Basil Kingsley Martin (1897, London, England – 1969, Cairo, Egypt) was a British journalist who edited the left-leaning political magazine the New Statesman from 1930 to 1960.
Lancelot Lowther, 6th Earl of Lonsdale Lancelot Edward Lowther, 6th Earl of Lonsdale, OBE, DL (25 June 1867 – 11 March 1953) was an English peer, the youngest son of Henry Lowther, 3rd Earl of Lonsdale.
Lawrence Joseph Lawrence Joseph (b. 1948 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American poet, writer, essayist, critic, lawyer, and professor of law.
Leslie Pym Leslie Ruthven Pym (24 May 1884 – 17 July 1945) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom.
Lewis H. Lapham Lewis H. Lapham (born January 8, 1935) is an American writer.
Lionel March Lionel March (born in Hove UK, 1934) is a British mathematician, architect and digital artist.
Lord Leopold Mountbatten Lord Leopold Mountbatten, GCVO (Leopold Arthur Louis; 21 May 1889 – 23 April 1922) was a descendant of the Hessian princely Battenberg family and the British Royal Family, a grandson of Queen Vi...
Lord Rhidian Crichton-Stuart Lord Rhidian Crichton-Stuart was a son of John Crichton-Stuart, 4th Marquess of Bute and Augusta Crichton-Stuart, Marchioness of Bute.
Loyd Grossman Loyd Daniel Gilman Grossman, OBE, FSA (born 16 September 1950) is an American-British television presenter, gastronome and musician who has mainly worked in the United Kingdom.
Mark Malloch Brown, Baron Malloch-Brown George Mark Malloch Brown, Baron Malloch-Brown, KCMG, PC (born 16 September 1953) is a former UK government minister (2007 - 2009) and United Nations Deputy Secretary-General (2006), as well as ...
Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke Martin Bladen Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke of Towton (16 August 1860 – 10 October 1938), generally known as Lord Hawke, was an English amateur cricketer who played major roles in the sport'...
Maurice Goldhaber Maurice Goldhaber (April 18, 1911 – May 11, 2011) was an Austrian-born American physicist, who in 1957 (with Lee Grodzins and Andrew Sunyar) established that neutrinos have negative helicity.
Mayer Amschel de Rothschild Mayer Amschel de Rothschild (29 June 1818 – 6 February 1874) of the English branch of the Rothschild family was the fourth and youngest son of Nathan Mayer Rothschild (1777–1836).
Mercer Simpson Mercer Frederick Hampson Simpson, was an English-born writer who spent most of his life in Wales.
Michael Adeane, Baron Adeane Lieutenant-Colonel Michael Edward Adeane, Baron Adeane (30 September 1910 – 30 April 1984), was Private Secretary to Queen Elizabeth II during the first twenty years of her reign.
Michael Cobb (railway historian) Michael Cobb PhD FRICS (10 September 1916 – 23 June 2010) was a British Army officer and railway historian who served in the Second World War and later became the oldest person ever to be awarde...
Michael Leslie Yorke The Very Rev Michael Leslie Yorke was an eminent Anglican Priest in the last decades of the 20th century and the first years of the 21st.
Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin, MBE, TD (30 July 1914 – 25 April 1999), was an Irish journalist, author, sports official, and the sixth President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Michael Purefoy Michael Purefoy was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1584 and from 1621 to 1622.
Michael Ramsey Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury (14 November 1904 – 23 April 1988) was an English Anglican bishop and the 100th Archbishop of Canterbury.
Michael Redgrave Sir Michael Scudamore Redgrave, CBE (20 March 1908 – 21 March 1985) was an English stage and film actor, director, manager and author.
Michael Yorke (priest) The Very Rev Michael Leslie Yorke was an eminent Anglican Priest in the last decades of the 20th century and the first years of the 21st.
Michelle Tempest Dr. Michelle Tempest (born 23 January 1976) is a British psychiatrist and author.
Mike Bullen Michael J. "Mike" Bullen (born 13 January 1960) is an English screenwriter.
Mike Newell (director) Michael Cormac "Mike" Newell (born 28 March 1942) is an English director and producer of motion pictures for film and television.
Montague Bertie, 12th Earl of Lindsey Montague Peregrine Albemarle Bertie, 12th Earl of Lindsey, DL (3 September 1861 – 2 January 1938), styled Lord Bertie from 1877 until 1899, was an English nobleman, the only son of Montagu...
Monty Don Montagu Denis Wyatt "Monty" Don (born 8 July 1955) is a British television presenter, writer and speaker on horticulture, best known for presenting the BBC television series Gardeners' World.
Murtogh O'Brien-Arra Murtogh O'Brien (born c.1545) was an Anglican bishop of Killaloe, in County Clare, Ireland.
Mutesa II of Buganda Major General Sir Edward Frederick William David Walugembe Mutebi Luwangula Mutesa II KBE (19 November 1924 – 21 November 1969), was Kabaka of the Kingdom of Buganda from 22 November 1939 until his death.
Muwenda Mutebi II of Buganda Ronald Edward Frederick Kimera Muwenda Mutebi II (born 13 April 1955) is the reigning Kabaka of the Kingdom of Buganda, a kingdom in modern-day Uganda.
Mynors Bright Mynors Bright (1818–1883) was an English academic, president of Magdalene College, Cambridge, from 1853 to 1873.
Nanavira Thera Ñāṇavīra Thera (born Harold Edward Musson; 5 January 1920 – 5 July 1965) was an English Theravāda Buddhist monk, ordained in 1950 in Sri Lanka.
Nicholas Luard Nicholas Lamert Luard (26 June 1937 – 25 May 2004) was a writer and politician, but is perhaps best known for his activities in the early 1960s: co-founding The Establishment with Peter Co...
Nicholas Shakespeare Nicholas William Richmond Shakespeare (born 3 March 1957 in Worcester, England) is a British novelist and biographer.
Nick Estcourt Nick Estcourt (1942 – 12 June 1978), educated at Eastbourne College, was an outstanding British climber killed on K2 by an avalanche on the West Ridge route.
Nick Herbert Nicholas Le Quesne "Nick" Herbert (born 7 April 1963) is a British Conservative Party politician and the Member of Parliament (MP) for Arundel and South Downs.
Nick Mohammed Nick Mohammed (born 4 October 1980) is a British comedian, actor and writer.
Norman Hartnell Sir Norman Bishop Hartnell, KCVO (12 June 1901 – 8 June 1979) was a British fashion designer.
Patrick Blackett, Baron Blackett Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS (18 November 1897 – 13 July 1974) was an English experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagn...
Peter Bennett-Jones Peter Bennett-Jones CBE is a British TV producer and agent best known as the former owner of Tiger Aspect.
Peter Charles Eliot Peter Charles Eliot MBE TD (30 October 1910 - 16 December 1995) was Archdeacon of Worcester from 1961 to 1975.
Peter Coles Peter Coles is a theoretical cosmologist and head of the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Sussex, a post he took up in February 2013.
Peter Cowie Peter Cowie (born December 24, 1939) is a film historian and author of more than thirty books on film.
Peter Eliot Peter Charles Eliot MBE TD (30 October 1910 - 16 December 1995) was Archdeacon of Worcester from 1961 to 1975.
Peter Fudakowski Peter Fudakowski is a London based film producer, writer and director.
Peter Woodthorpe Peter Woodthorpe (25 September 1931 – 12 August 2004) was an English film, television and voice actor who supplied the voice of Gollum in the 1978 Bakshi version of The Lord of the Rings and...
Philip Vellacott Philip Humphrey Vellacott was an English classical scholar, known for his numerous translations of Greek tragedy.
Piers Brendon Piers Brendon is a British writer, known for historical and biographical works. He was educated at Shrewsbury School and Magdalene College, Cambridge, where he read History.
Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, (Richard Alexander Walter George; born 26 August 1944) is the youngest grandchild of King George V and Queen Mary.
Prince William of Gloucester Prince William of Gloucester (William Henry Andrew Frederick; 18 December 1941 – 28 August 1972) was a grandson of King George V of the United Kingdom.
Rafał de Weryha-Wysoczański Chevalier Rafał Hugon de Weryha-Wysoczański, Ph.D. (born May 7, 1975) is a Polish art historian, art consultant and genealogist, who was a representative of the auction house Sotheby's.
Ralph Anstruther Sir Ralph (Hugo) Anstruther, 7th Baronet, GCVO, MC, DL (13 June 1921 – 19 May 2002) was a Scottish courtier.
Ralph Assheton (Parliamentarian) Sir Ralph Assheton (c. 1605 - 30 January 1680 ) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons variously between 1640 and 1680.
Ralph Neville-Grenville Ralph Neville-Grenville DL, JP (born Ralph Neville; 27 February 1817 – 20 August 1886) was a British Conservative Party politician.
Richard Skeffington Sir Richard Skeffington (died 2 June 1647) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1625 and 1647.
Richard Spring, Baron Risby Richard John Grenville Spring, Baron Risby (born 24 September 1946) is a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom.
Richard Thornton Hewitt Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Thornton Hewitt OBE 1917–1994 was a distinguished British Army Officer in World War II, and subsequently held senior positions in the Royal Society of Medicine in both...
Richard Vines Richard Vines (1600, Blaston – 4 February 1655/6) was an English clergyman, one of the Presbyterian leaders of the Westminster Assembly.
Rob Wainwright Robert Iain Wainwright (born 22 March 1965 in Perth, Scotland) is a former rugby union footballer who was capped 37 times for Scotland (Captain 16 times) and once for the British Lions.
Robert Eagle (writer and director) Andrew Robert Martin Eagle, known as Robert Eagle (born 30 April 1948), is a British writer, producer and director of documentary and drama for film and television.
Robert Eden, 3rd Baron Auckland Robert John Eden, 3rd Baron Auckland DD (10 July 1799 – 25 April 1870), styled The Honourable Robert Eden from birth until 1849, was a British clergyman.
Robert Grant (MP) Sir Robert Grant GCH (1779–1838) was a British lawyer and politician.
Robert Howard (playwright) Sir Robert Howard was an English playwright and politician, born to Thomas Howard, 1st Earl of Berkshire and his wife Elizabeth.
Robert Keable Robert Keable (6 March 1887 – 22 December 1927) was a British novelist, formerly a missionary and priest in the Church of England.
Robert Lewis-Lloyd Robert Lewis-Lloyd (9 January 1836 - 7 September 1915) was a Welsh rower and barrister who was High Sheriff of Radnorshire and who umpired the Boat Race between 1881 and 1888.
Robert Sawyer (Attorney General) Sir Robert Sawyer, of Highclere (1633–1692) was the Attorney General for England and Wales (1681–1687) and, briefly, Speaker of the English House of Commons.
Robert Shirley, 13th Earl Ferrers Robert Washington Shirley, 13th Earl Ferrers PC DL (8 June 1929 – 13 November 2012), styled Viscount Tamworth between 1937 and 1954, was a British Conservative politician and member of the...
Robin Chichester-Clark Sir Robert (Robin) Chichester-Clark (born 10 January 1928) was member of parliament for Londonderry in the British House of Commons from 1955 until February 1974, and was the only member represe...
Robin Warwick Gibson Robin Warwick Gibson OBE was a British gallery curator and art historian best known for his work at the National Portrait Gallery in London between 1968 and 2001, including eight years as Chief ...
Roger Blandford Roger David Blandford FRS is an astronomer and astrophysicist.
Roger Vignoles Roger Vignoles, born 12 July 1945 in Cheltenham, is a British pianist and accompanist.
Ronald Duncan (alpine skier) Ronald 'Boris' Duncan CPhys (born 4 September 1962) is a former British alpine skier who competed on the annual FIS Alpine Ski World Cup circuit from 1981-1993, at four FIS Alpine World Ski Championships and at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary and the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville.
Roualeyn Cumming-Bruce Sir James Roualeyn Hovell-Thurlow-Cumming-Bruce PC (March 9, 1912 – June 12, 2000) was a British barrister and judge who was a Lord Justice of Appeal from 1977-1985.
Rupert McGuigan Rupert McGuigan was Private Secretary to The Princess Royal 1997-1999.
Samuel Morland Sir Samuel Morland, 1st Baronet (1625 – 30 December 1695), or Moreland, was an English academic, diplomat, spy, inventor and mathematician of the 17th century, a polymath credited with ea...
Samuel Nevill Samuel Tarratt Nevill (13 May 1837 - 29 October 1921) was the first Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Dunedin in Dunedin, New Zealand.
Samuel Pepys Samuel Pepys PRS, MP, JP, (23 February 1633 – 26 May 1703) was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament who is now most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a rel...
Samuel Tarratt Nevill The Most Reverend Samuel Tarratt Nevill, DD (13 May 1837, Nottingham, England - 29 October 1921, Bishopsgrove, near Dunedin, New Zealand) was the first Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Dunedin...
Saul Klein (venture capitalist) Saul Klein (born 1970) is a partner at Curnynator enterprise Since joining in 2007, Saul has invested in early-stage internet companies including AlertMe, Chartbeat, GlassesDirect, MyHeritage, and Songkick.
Selwyn Lloyd John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd CH CBE TD PC (28 July 1904 – 18 May 1978), known for most of his career as Selwyn Lloyd, was a British Conservative Party polit...
Stella Creasy Stella Judith Creasy (born in 1977) is a British Labour Co-operative politician who has been the MP for Walthamstow since 2010.
Steve Henderson (cricketer) Stephen Peter Henderson (born 24 September 1958) is a former English cricketer who played for several teams in the late 1970s and 1980s, mostly for Worcestershire, Cambridge University and Glamorgan.
Sydney Stern, 1st Baron Wandsworth Sydney James Stern, 1st Baron Wandsworth JP (1845 – 10 February 1912) was a British banker, Liberal Member of Parliament and philanthropist.
Thomas Bailey (priest) Thomas Bailey or Bayly (died c. 1657) was a seventeenth-century English religious controversialist, a Royalist Church of England clergyman who converted to Roman Catholicism.
Thomas Cranmer Thomas Cranmer (2 July 1489 – 21 March 1556) was a leader of the English Reformation and Archbishop of Canterbury during the reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI and, for a short time, Mary I. He hel...
Thomas Howard, 1st Earl of Berkshire Thomas Howard, 1st Earl of Berkshire (8 October 1587 – 16 July 1669) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1605 and 1622.
Thomas Kerrich Thomas Kerrich (1748–1828) was a clergyman, principal Cambridge University librarian (Protobibliothecarius), antiquary, draughtsman and gifted amateur artist.
Thomas Walker Arnold Sir Thomas Walker Arnold (1864–1930) was an eminent British orientalist and historian of Islamic art who taught at MAO College, Aligarh Muslim University, then Aligarh College, and Governm...
Tim Kelsey Tim Kelsey is the first National Director for Patients and Information in the National Health Service.
Tim Kevan Tim Kevan is an English writer, blogger and barrister, responsible for the Baby Barista series of books published by Bloomsbury, and the Baby Barista blog, currently hosted by The Guardian n...
Timothy Eggar Timothy John Crommelin Eggar (born 19 December 1951) is a company director, a Governor of Shiplake College, an independent school for boys in the village of Shiplake in Oxfordshire, and is a for...
Timothy Garden, Baron Garden Air Marshal Sir Timothy Garden, Baron Garden, (23 April 1944 – 9 August 2007) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force and later became a university professor and a Liberal Democrat politician.
Tony Bayfield Anthony Michael ("Tony") Bayfield CBE is a Reform rabbi and President of the Movement for Reform Judaism, the second largest organisation of synagogues in Britain.
Trafford Leigh-Mallory Air Chief Marshal Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory, KCB, DSO & Bar (11 July 1892 – 14 November 1944) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force.
Varananda Dhavaj Prince Varananda Dhavaj (วรานนท์ธวัช; RTGS: Waranon Thawat), born Mom Chao Varananda Dhavaj Chudadhuj (วรานนท์ธวัช จุฑาธุช; RTGS: Waranonthawat Chuthathut) (August 19, 1922 – September 14,...
Walter Pym Walter Ruthven Pym (22 June 1856 - 2 March 1908) was an English colonial bishop at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century.
Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild Lionel Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild, Baron de Rothschild FRS (8 February 1868 – 27 August 1937), a scion of the Rothschild family, was a British banker, politician, and zoologist.
Walter Ruthven Pym Walter Ruthven Pym (22 June 1856 - 2 March 1908) was a colonial bishop at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century.
Watkin Lewes Sir Watkin Lewes (1740 – 13 July 1821) was a Welsh politician in England.
Wilfrid Leng Wilfrid Spencer Leng was a mathematician and writer who contributed his 'Theory of Everything' to the search for a Unified Field Theory that would combine Einstein's General Theory of Relativity...
William Ayling (judge) Sir William Bock Ayling (30 August 1867 - 25 September 1946) was a British civil servant and judge who served on the bench of the Madras High Court from 1912 to 1924.
William Bagot, 3rd Baron Bagot William Bagot, 3rd Baron Bagot DL (27 March 1811 – 19 January 1887), styled The Honourable from birth until 1856, was a British courtier and Conservative politician.
William Cecil, 5th Marquess of Exeter William Thomas Brownlow Cecil, 5th Marquess of Exeter KG CMG TD (27 October 1876 – 1956), known as Lord Burghley from 1895 to 1898, was a British peer.
William Chaytor (MP) William Chaytor (11 January 1732 – 15 May 1819) was a British politician and judge.
William Cholmeley William Cholmeley was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1624 to 1626.
William Empson Sir William Empson (27 September 1906 – 15 April 1984) was an English literary critic and poet, widely influential for his practice of closely reading literary works, a practice fundamental to N...
William Farish (chemist) William Farish (1759–1837) was a British scientist who was a professor of Chemistry and Natural Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, known for the development of the method of isometric pr...
William Hare, 5th Earl of Listowel William Francis Hare, 5th Earl of Listowel GCMG, PC (28 September 1906 – 12 March 1997), styled Viscount Ennismore between 1924 and 1931, was an Anglo-Irish peer and Labour politician.
William Lowther (diplomat) William Lowther (14 December 1821 – 23 January 1912) was a British diplomat and Conservative politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1868 to 1892.
William Mann (critic) William Somervell Mann (14 February 19245 September 1989) was an English music critic.
William Pell (minister) William Pell (1634–1698) was an English nonconformist minster, ejected in 1662, a tutor of Durham College subsequently imprisoned for illegal preaching.
William Sidney, 1st Viscount De L'Isle William Philip Sidney, 1st Viscount De L'Isle (23 May 1909 – 5 April 1991), known as The Lord De L'Isle and Dudley between 1945 and 1956, was the 15th Governor-General of Australia and the fi...
Wong Yan-lung Wong Yan-lung, SC, JP (born 1963) is a barrister and politician of Hong Kong.