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...
Charles Chaplin (elder)
Charles Chaplin (30 May 1759 – 28 August 1816) was an English Member of Parliament (MP). A graduate of St John's College, Cambridge, Chaplin was the brother-in-law of Lord George Manners-Sutton,...
Thomas Fink
Thomas Fink is an Anglo-American physicist and author. He has published a number of papers in statistical physics and mathematical biology and two popular books. He is a Fellow of the London Institute...
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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...
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 ...
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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...
Erasmus Stourton
Erasmus Stourton (1603, Narborough, Leicestershire, England – November 1658, Walesby, Lincolnshire, England) was a clergyman and early settler to the Colony of Avalon, Newfoundland in 1627. He is know...
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...
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 ...
Dudley Cullum
Sir Dudley Cullum, 3rd Baronet (17 September 1657 – 16 September 1720) was an English Member of Parliament and horticultural author.Dudley Cullum was the son of Sir Thomas Cullum, Bart., of Badm...
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Thomas Cartwright (theologian)
Thomas Cartwright (c. 1535 – 27 December 1603) was an English Puritan churchman.
Cartwright was born in Hertfordshire, and studied divinity at St John's College, Cambridge. On the accession ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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...
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Charles Algernon Parsons
Sir Charles Algernon Parsons, OM, KCB, FRS (13 June 1854 – 11 February 1931) was a British engineer, best known for his invention of the steam turbine. He worked as an engineer on dyna...
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James Sayers (physicist)
Professor James Sayers (2 September 1912 – 13 March 1993) was an important Northern Irish physicist, who played a crucial role in developing centimetric radar - now used in microwave ovens.
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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.<...
Stephen Cleobury
Stephen Cleobury CBE (/ˈkliːbrɪ/ KLEE-bri; born Bromley 31 December 1948) is an English organist and conductor.
He was organ scholar at St John's College, Cambridge under the musical directorship ...
William Worthington (clergyman)
William Worthington (1703 – 6 October 1778) was an Anglican priest and theological writer.
Worthington was born in 1703 and educated at Oswestry School before moving to Jesus College, Oxford...