Hinduism in England
Hinduism in England is the second largest minority group in the country, with most Hindus present in the cities of London and Leicester. England has a number of Hindu temples, including the Hindu temp...
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History of the Jews in England
The history of the Jews in England goes back to the reign of William I. The first written record of Jewish settlement in England dates from 1070. The Jewish presence continued until King Edward I's Ed...
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Islam in England
Islam in England is the largest non-Christian religion, with most Muslims being immigrants from South Asia (in particular Pakistan, Bangladesh and India) or descendants of immigrants from that region....
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Sikhism in England
The permanent arrival of Sikhism in England is dated to 1850 A.D. with the arrival of Maharajah Duleep Singh (last ruler of the Sikh Empire), at Census 2011 there were 7,50,000 Sikhs and in excess of ...
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Rose Edith Kelly
Rose Edith Kelly (23 July 1874 – 11 February 1932) married noted author, magician and occultist Aleister Crowley in 1903. In 1904, she aided him in the Cairo Working that led to the reception of The B...
Sir Frederick Treves, 1st Baronet
Sir Frederick Treves, 1st Baronet, GCVO, CH, CB (15 February 1853 – 7 December 1923) was a prominent British surgeon of the Victorian and Edwardian eras, now known for his friendship with Joseph ...
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Bernard Leach
Bernard Howell Leach, CH, CBE (5 January 1887 – 6 May 1979), was a British studio potter and art teacher. He is regarded as the "Father of British studio pottery".
Leach was born in Hong Kong, but...
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Frank Auerbach
Frank Helmut Auerbach (born 29 April 1931) is a German-born British painter. He has been a naturalised British citizen since 1947.
Auerbach was born in Berlin, the son of Max Auerbach, a patent la...
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James Chuter Ede
James Chuter Ede, Baron Chuter-Ede CH, PC, DL (11 September 1882 – 11 November 1965) was a British teacher, trade unionist and Labour politician. He notably served as Home Secretary under Clement Attl...
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Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, KG, PC (28 September 1735 – 14 March 1811), styled Earl of Euston between 1747 and 1757, was a British Whig statesman of the Georgian era. He is one of a h...
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William Scott-Elliot
William Scott-Elliot (sometimes spelled Scott-Elliott; died 1930) was a theosophist who elaborated Helena Blavatsky's concept of root races in several publications, most notably The Story of Atlantis ...
Nicko McBrain
Michael Henry "Nicko" McBrain (born 5 June 1952 in Hackney, London) is an English musician, best known as the drummer of the British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, which he joined in 1982.Having played...
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Julian Marley
Julian Ricardo Marley (born 4 June 1975) is a British Jamaican reggae musician. He is the son of reggae legend Bob Marley and Bajan Lucy Pounder. He is a member of the Rastafari movement.
Julian's...
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Mary Butts
Mary Franeis Butts (13 December 1890 – 5 March 1937) was a British modernist writer. Her work found recognition in literary magazines such as The Bookman and The Little Review, as well as from fellow ...
Inder Manocha
Inder Manocha (born 1968) is a British Asian stand-up comedian and actor.
Born in London to Indian parents, Manocha read Modern History at Jesus College, Oxford University and worked in internatio...
Cliff Richard
Sir Cliff Richard OBE (born Harry Rodger Webb, 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist. He has been a resident for most of his life in the United Kingdo...
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Francis X. King
Francis X. King (10 January 1934 – 8 November 1994) was a British occult writer and editor who wrote about tarot, divination, witchcraft, magic, sex magic, tantra, and holistic medicine. He was ...