Jasper Culpeper
Jasper Culpeper (by 1508-1556/1564), of Penshurst, Kent and Arlington, Sussex, was an English politician.
His career was helped by his cousin, the courtier, Thomas Culpeper. It was not hindered wh...
Noel Streatfeild
Mary Noel Streatfeild OBE (24 December 1895 – 11 September 1986), was an English author, best known for children's books including the "Shoes" series inaugurated by Ballet Shoes (1936)....
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Roger Quilter
Roger Cuthbert Quilter (Hove 1 November 1877 – 21 September 1953 London) was an English composer, known particularly for his songs.
Born at Hove, Sussex (a commemorative blue plaque is on th...
Simon Templeman
Simon Templeman is an English actor known for his roles as Kain in the video game series Legacy of Kain, Jacob Danik, the main antagonist in the video game Dead Space 3, and as Teyrn Loghain Mac Tir i...
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Derren Nesbitt
Derren Nesbitt (born Derren Michael Horwitz; 19 June 1935) is an English actor. Possibly his best-known role was as SS Major von Hapen in Where Eagles Dare.
Nesbitt's many television credits date ...
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Lewes Lewknor
Sir Lewes Lewknor (c.1560–1627) was an English courtier, M.P. writer and soldier who served as Master of the Ceremonies to King James I of England. M.P. for Midhurst in 1597 and for Bridgnorth 1604-10...
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Nicholas Barham (lawyer)
Nicholas Barham (died 1577) was an English lawyer and politician.
Barham was a native of Wadhurst, Sussex. His family had been settled there for some generations, being a branch of the Barhams of ...
Caleb Jenner
Caleb Joshua Jenner (9 December 1830 – 27 June 1890) was a politician in colonial Victoria (Australia), member of the Victorian Legislative Council.Jenner was born in Alfriston, Sussex, England, the s...
Arthur Pole (1531–1570)
Sir Arthur Pole of Lordington, Sussex (1531 – between January 1570 and 12 August 1570) was an English conspirator.
He was the eldest son and heir of Sir Geoffrey Pole who had some claim to the Eng...
John Byne
John Byne (1635–1661) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1659 to 1661.Byne was the eldest son of Edmund Byne of Rowdell and his wife Elizabeth Goring, daughte...
William Hemsley (botanist)
William Botting Hemsley (East Hoathly December 29, 1843 – October 7, 1924 Kent) was an English botanist and 1909 Victoria Medal of Honour recipient.He was born in East Hoathly, Sussex and in 186...
Thomas Fiennes, 8th Baron Dacre
Thomas Fiennes, 8th Baron Dacre (1472 – 9 September 1534) was an English peer and soldier, the son of Sir John Fiennes.
He was born in 1472, the son of Sir John Fiennes and Alice FitzHugh. He had ...
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Constance E. Padwick
Constance Evelyn Padwick (July 2, 1886 – 1968) known as Paddie by her friends was born at the Manor House, West Thorney, Sussex, England and grew up near Chichester, in the English countryside as well...
Frances D'Souza, Baroness D'Souza
Frances Gertrude Claire D'Souza, Baroness D'Souza, (born 18 April 1944) is a British scientist and life peer in the House of Lords. She is currently Lord Speaker, having taken office on 1 September 2...
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Great Britain in the Seven Years War
Great Britain was one of the major participants in the Seven Years' War which lasted between 1756 and 1763. Britain emerged from the war as the world's leading colonial power, having gained a number o...
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James Bray (cricketer, born 1790)
James Bray (born 11 October 1790 at Waldron, Essex; died 31 January 1869 at Waldron) was an English professional cricketer who played first-class cricket from 1816 to 1828. He was mainly associated w...
Philip Hugh Dalbiac
Philip Hugh Dalbiac, CB (1855 – 28 April 1927) was a British army officer, publisher, author and Conservative Party politician.He was the third son of Henry Eadley Aylmer Dalbiac and his wife Mary (né...
E. E. Evans-Pritchard
Sir Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard (21 September 1902 – 11 September 1973), known as E. E. Evans-Pritchard, was an English anthropologist who was instrumental in the development of social anthropology. H...
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William Cawley (younger)
William Cawley (born c 1628) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1659 and 1660.Cawley was the eldest son of William Cawley the regicide, and his first wife Catherin...
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William Shirley
William Shirley (2 December 1694 – 24 March 1771) was a British colonial administrator who was the longest-serving governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1741–1749 and 1753–1756) and then Gove...
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