Roman Abramovich
Chelsea girl: Abramovich's new love opens Moscow boutique The new lady in Roman Abramovich's life has appeared in Moscow to take part in the opening of a fas...
Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer won her first Academy Award in her first nomination for The Great Ziegfeld (1936). The first actress to win an Academy Award for portraying a re...
Muzio Clementi
Muzio Clementi-Sonata Op_25 No_5 in F_sharp minor _ Presto - (Angela Hewitt Piano Forte )
Muzio Clementi - Sonata op. 7/1
Grante live in concert at Teatro Ghione, Rome - Clementi Sonata Op. 7/1 in E flat, 1st Movement. Unedited video recording - Fixed camera.
Bashir Ahmad (politician)
Bashir Ahmad (12 February 1940 – 6 February 2009) was a successful businessman and a Scottish National Party politician. He made history when he was elected to the Scottish Parliament to represent the...
Terry Wogan
Sir Michael Terence "Terry" Wogan, KBE DL (born 3 August 1938) is an Irish radio and television broadcaster who has worked for the BBC in the United Kingdom for most of his career. Before he reti...
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Lydia Dunn, Baroness Dunn
Lydia Selina Dunn, Baroness Dunn (Chinese: 鄧蓮如; Jyutping: dang6 lin4 jyu4; pinyin: Dèng Liánrú; born 29 February 1940), DBE, JP, was the Senior Unofficial Member of the Legislative Council...
Ching He Huang
Ching-He Huang (Chinese: 黃瀞億; pinyin: Huáng Jìngyì; Wade–Giles: Huang Ching-i; often known in English-language media simply as 'Ching'; born 8 November 1978) is a British Chinese food writ...
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Edgar Seligman
Edgar Isaac Seligman (14 April 1867 – 27 September 1958) was a British épée, foil, and sabre fencer. Seligman was born in San Francisco, California, United States to German parents. After the family m...
Antony Sher
Sir Antony Sher, KBE (born 14 June 1949) is a South African-born British actor, writer and theatre director.
Sher was born into a Lithuanian-Jewish family in Cape Town, South Africa, the son of Em...
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Edgar Speyer
Sir Edgar Speyer, 1st Baronet (7 September 1862 – 16 February 1932) was an American-born financier and philanthropist. He became a British subject in 1892 and was chairman of Speyer Brothers, the Brit...
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Ajou Deng
Ajou Deng (born March 22, 1978) is a British professional basketball player. He is the son of Aldo Deng, a former Sudanese politician and is the brother of Luol Deng, an NBA player who is also his tea...
Ignaz Trebitsch-Lincoln
Ignatius Timothy Trebitsch-Lincoln (Hungarian: Trebitsch-Lincoln Ignác, German: Ignaz Thimoteus Trebitzsch; 4 April 1879 - 4 October 1943) was a Hungarian adventurer and convicted con artist....
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Joseph Conrad
Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England. He was granted British nationality in 18...
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Ismail Merchant
Ismail Merchant (25 December 1936 – 25 May 2005) was an Indian-born film producer and director. He worked for many years in collaboration with Merchant Ivory Productions which included director (and ...
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List of Ghanaians in the United Kingdom
This is a list of notable Ghanaians in the United Kingdom.The Ghanaian citizenship and connection to the Republic of Ghana is shown in birthplace and parentheses.
Lloyd Owusu
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Arthur Whitten Brown
Lieutenant Colonel Sir Arthur Whitten Brown, KBE (23 July 1886–4 October 1948) was the navigator of the first successful non-stop transatlantic flight.
Arthur Whitten Brown was born in Glasg...
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Gazprom Neft
Gazprom Neft (Russian: Газпром нефть, formerly: Sibneft), is the fourth largest oil producer in Russia and ranked third according to refining throughput. It is a subsidiary of Gazprom, which owns ...
Tim Smit
Sir Timothy Bartel Smit KBE (born 25 September 1954) is a Dutch-born British businessman, famous for his work on the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project, both in Cornwall, England, United Kin...
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John Loder (actor)
John Loder (3 January 1898 – 26 December 1988) was a British-American actor. He was born William John Muir Lowe in London.
Loder's father was General W. H. M. Lowe, the British officer to whom Pat...
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Heydar Aliyev Center
The Heydar Aliyev Center is a 619,000-square-foot building complex in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved sty...
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Roman Abramovich
Roman Arkadyevich Abramovich (Russian: Рома́н Арка́дьевич Абрамо́вич, [rɐˈman ɐrˈkadʲjɪvʲɪtɕ ɐbrɐˈmovʲɪtɕ]; born 24 October 1966) is a Russian businessman, investor and politician. He is the main ...
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F.O. Oertel
F.O. Oertel (December 9, 1862 – February 22, 1942) was a German-born engineer, architect, and archaeologist. He is best known among Indian art historians and archaeologists for having excavated the ar...
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Emeric Pressburger
Emeric Pressburger (5 December 1902 – 5 February 1988) was a Hungarian British screenwriter, film director, and producer. He is best known for his series of film collaborations with Mic...
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Judith Kerr
Anne Judith Kerr, OBE (born 14 June 1923) is a German-born British writer and illustrator. She has created both enduring picture books such as the Mog series and The Tiger Who Came to Tea and acclaime...
Andrzej Panufnik
Sir Andrzej Panufnik (24 September 1914 – 27 October 1991) was a Polish composer and conductor. He became established as one of the leading Polish composers, and as a conductor he was...
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Saeed Jaffrey
Saeed Jaffrey OBE (Punjabi: ਸਈਦ ਜਾਫ਼ਰੀ, سعید جعفری; Hindi: सईद जाफ़री) (born 8 January 1929) is an Indian-born British actor, who has appeared in numerous British movies. He was born in Malerkotla...
Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer (12 January 1910 – 30 December 2014) was a German and American film actress. She was the first person to win multiple Academy Awards and the first person to win them consecutively. At the...
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Viktor Barna
Viktor Győző Barna (Braun) (24 August 1911, in Budapest, Austria-Hungary – 27 February 1972) was a Hungarian and British champion table tennis player as well as a record five times World Champion.