John Nott
Sir John William Frederic Nott KCB (born 1 February 1932 in Bideford, Devon) is a former British Conservative Party politician prominent in the late 1970s and early 1980s. He featured heavily in the p...
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Cindy Buxton
Lucinda Catherine "Cindy" Buxton FRGS (born 21 August 1950) is a British wildlife film-maker, photographer and author.
The third of the six children of Lord Buxton of Alsa (founder of Anglia Telev...
Michael Palliser
Sir Arthur Michael Palliser GCMG PC (9 April 1922 - 19 June 2012) was the vice chairman of the Salzburg Seminar's Board of Directors and a senior British diplomat.Born in Reigate, Surrey, the son of A...
Caspar Weinberger
Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger, GBE (August 18, 1917 – March 28, 2006), was an American politician and businessman. As a prominent Republican, he served in a variety of prominent state and feder...
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Leopoldo Galtieri
Leopoldo Fortunato Galtieri Castelli (15 July 1926 – 12 January 2003) was an Argentine general and President of Argentina from 22 December 1981 to 18 June 1982, during the last milita...
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Francis Pym, Baron Pym
Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym, MC, PC (13 February 1922 – 7 March 2008) was a British politician. A member of the Conservative Party, he served in various positions in the Cabinet in the 1970s and 198...
Nicanor Costa Méndez
Nicanor Costa Méndez (October 30, 1922 – August 3, 1992) was an Argentine diplomat.Costa Méndez was born into a privileged background in Buenos Aires, in 1922. He attended the University of Buenos Air...
Tam Dalyell
Sir Thomas Dalyell of the Binns, 11th Baronet (born 9 August 1932), known as Tam Dalyell, is a Scottish Labour Party politician who was a member of parliament in the House of Commons from 1962 to 2005...
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Rex Hunt (governor)
Sir Rex Masterman Hunt, CMG (29 June 1926 – 11 November 2012) was a Royal Air Force pilot, British diplomat and colonial administrator. He was Governor, Commander-in-Chief and Vice Adm...
Omar Alberto Rupp
Omar Alberto Rupp was the only Argentine killed during the sinking of ARA Narwal, an Argentine trawler, during the Falklands War in 1982.Rupp was born in Bahía Blanca, Argentina, of Volga German desce...
Falklands War
The Falklands War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas), also known as the Falklands Conflict, Falklands Crisis, and the Guerra del Atlántico Sur (Spanish for "South Atlantic War"), was a ten-week war...
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Peter Carington, 6th Baron Carrington
Peter Alexander Rupert Carington, 6th Baron Carrington, KG, GCMG, CH, MC, PC, DL (born 6 June 1919) is a British Conservative politician. He served as British Defence Secretar...
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Michael Nicholson
Michael Nicholson OBE (born 9 January 1937) is an English journalist and former ITN Senior Foreign Correspondent.
Born in Romford, Essex, Nicholson attended the University of Leicester and is one ...
Terry Peck
Terence John Peck MBE, CPM (2 August 1938 – 30 December 2006) was a member of the Falkland Islands Defence Force who during the 1982 Falklands War became a war hero by spying on the Argentine invaders...
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Lawrence Freedman
The Rt Hon. Sir Lawrence David Freedman, KCMG, CBE, PC, FBA (born 7 December 1948) is Professor of War Studies at King's College London, and was a foreign policy adviser to Tony Blair. He has been des...
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Jeane Kirkpatrick
Jeane Duane Kirkpatrick (née Jordan; November 19, 1926 – December 7, 2006) was an American ambassador and an ardent anti-communist. She was a long-time Democrat, who turned Republican in 1985. After s...
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Brian Hanrahan
Brian Hanrahan (22 March 1949 – 20 December 2010) was the Diplomatic Editor for BBC News and a well known correspondent. He also presented The World at One on BBC Radio Four and appeared on regul...
Max Hastings
Sir Max Hugh Macdonald Hastings, FRSL, FRHistS (/ˈheɪstɪŋz/; born 28 December 1945) is a British journalist, editor, historian and author. His parents were Macdonald Hastings, a journalist and war cor...
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Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS (née Roberts, 13 October 1925 – 8 April 2013), was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and the Le...
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Alexander Haig
Alexander Meigs Haig Jr. (December 2, 1924 – February 20, 2010) was a United States Army general who served as the United States Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan and Whi...
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