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Per Arnoldi

Per Arnoldi

Born 25/5/1941, 77 years ago

Person, Art, Craft / Design, Denmark

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Fredda Brilliant

Fredda Brilliant

Died 25/5/1999, 19 years ago

Polish actor and sculptor. 1924 emigrated with her parents to Australia. Moved to New York and then while in Moscow in 1935 married Herbert Marshall and changed her name to his.  1937 they moved to...

Person, Sculpture, Theatre, Cinema, Australia, Poland

1 memorial

Edward Bulwer Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

Edward Bulwer Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

Born 25/5/1803, 215 years ago

Novelist, poet, playwright, and politician. Secretary of State for the Colonies 1858-59. Brought up in London. It must have been a dark and stormy night when he met Rosina, who he married in 1827,...

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial

Princess (Helena) Christian

Princess (Helena) Christian

Born 25/5/1846, 172 years ago

Born Princess Helena, daughter of Queen Victoria. Married Prince (Frederick) Christian of Schleswig-Holstein in 1866. Their eldest child was the first member of the royal family to attend school ra...

Person, Royalty, Germany

3 memorials

Richard Dimbleby

Richard Dimbleby

Born 25/5/1913, 105 years ago

Broadcaster and journalist. Born Richard Frederick Dimbleby in Richmond, Surrey. In 1936 he was appointed as the BBC's first news observer and in 1939 became their war correspondent. He was the fir...

Person, TV & Radio

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