Andrew Carwood
The presentation of the Award in the Early Music category to Andrew Carwood for his Hyperion recording, with his group The Cardinall's Musick, of Volume 13 i...
Hoon Balakram
Hoon Balakram (1876–1929) was an Indian mathematician, civil servant and Bombay High Court judge.
Balakram was born in Jalandhar, Punjab in 1876. He received his master's degree from Panjab Univer...
Charles Pritchard
Reverend Charles Pritchard (29 February 1808 – 28 May 1893) was a British astronomer, clergyman, and educational reformer.He founded the Clapham Grammar School in 1834 and included sciences in t...
Falklands Crisis
Falklands Crisis can refer to:
James Joseph Sylvester
James Joseph Sylvester FRS (3 September 1814 – 15 March 1897) was an English mathematician. He made fundamental contributions to matrix theory, invariant theory, number theory, partition theory a...
John Couch Adams
John Couch Adams FRS (5 June 1819 – 21 January 1892) was a British mathematician and astronomer.Adams was born in Laneast, near Launceston, Cornwall, and died in Cambridge. The Cornish name Couch is ...
Herbert Foxwell
Herbert Somerton Foxwell (17 June 1849 – 3 August 1936) was an English economist.
Foxwell was born in Somerset, the son of an ironmonger and slate and timber merchant. He received his early educat...
Eliot Slater
Eliot Trevor Oakeshott Slater MD (28 August 1904 – 15 May 1983), was a British psychiatrist who was a pioneer in the field of the genetics of mental disorders. He held senior posts at the National Hos...
Francis MacKinnon
Francis Alexander MacKinnon, The 35th MacKinnon of MacKinnon DL (9 April 1848 - 27 February 1947) was the longest-lived Test cricketer until being surpassed by Eric Tindill of New Zealand on 8 Novemb...
George William Kinman
George William Kinman (25 December 1862 – 27 July 1927) was Headmaster of Hertford Grammar School from 1905 until his death in 1927. He also headmaster at Dolgelley Grammar School, Chairman of the War...
Steve Furber
Stephen Byram "Steve" Furber CBE, FRS, FREng (born 21 March 1953) is the ICL Professor of Computer Engineering at the School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester and is probably best kn...
Norman Crowder
Norman Harry Crowder (20 October 1926 – 10 February 2013) was Archdeacon of Portsmouth from 1985 to 1993. Born in Nottingham on 20 October 1926, he was educated at Nottingham High School and St John...
Priestley Swain
Edgar Priestley Swain (1881–1949) was the fourth Bishop of Burnley from 1931 until 1950. Educated at St John's College, Cambridge and Ripon College Cuddesdon, he was successively Curate of Holy Trini...
John da Cunha
John Wilfrid da Cunha (6 September 1922 – 12 May 2006) was a British barrister and circuit judge. He was a member of the British delegation to the Nuremberg War Crimes Tribunal.Born in Manchester, da ...
David Crighton
David George Crighton, MA, PhD, FRS (15 November 1942 – 12 April 2000) was a British mathematician and physicist.
Crighton was born in Llandudno. His mother, Violet Grace Garrison, had been sent b...
Jack Gibson (schoolmaster)
John Travers Mends Gibson OBE Padma Shri, (more commonly known as Jack Gibson) (3 March 1908 – 23 October 1994), was an English schoolmaster, scholar, academic and a distinguished British Himalayan mo...
William Barnes
William Barnes (22 February 1801 – 7 October 1886) was an English writer, poet, Church of England minister, and philologist. He wrote over 800 poems, some in Dorset dialect, and much other work, inclu...
Gabriel Goodman
Gabriel Goodman (6 November 1528 – 17 June 1601) became the Dean of Westminster on 23rd September 1561 and the re-founder of Ruthin School, in Ruthin, Denbighshire. In 1568 he translated the “Fi...
Robert Price (judge)
Robert Price (14 January 1653 – 2 February 1733) was a British judge and politician.
Robert Price, a Welshman, was born in early 1653 (1654 in the Gregorian calendar), the eldest son of Thom...
William Tyrrell (bishop)
William Tyrrell (31 January 1807 – 24 March 1879) was the first Anglican Bishop of Newcastle, New South Wales.Tyrrell was the youngest of 10 children of Timothy Tyrrell, Remembrancer of the City of Lo...
Edward Stillingfleet
Edward Stillingfleet (17 April 1635 – 27 March 1699) was a British theologian and scholar. Considered an outstanding preacher as well as a strong polemical writer defending Anglicanism, Stillingfleet ...
Francis Sowerby Macaulay
Francis Sowerby Macaulay FRS (11 February 1862, Witney – 9 February 1937, Cambridge) was an English mathematician who made significant contributions to algebraic geometry. He is known for his 1916 boo...
Henry Burton (theologian)
Henry Burton (Yorkshire, 1578 – 1648), was an English puritan. Along with John Bastwick and William Prynne, Burton's ears were cut off in 1637 for writing pamphlets attacking the views of Archbi...
William Bendlowes
William Bendlowes (1516–1584) was an English serjeant-at-law and legal writer. He was a Member of the Parliament of England for Helston October 1553, West Looe April 1554, and Dunheved November 1554.<...