Person    | Male  Born 28/8/1592  Died 23/8/1628

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

English statesman. Appointed Lord High Admiral in 1619. Favourite of King James I of England (possibly more) and then of Charles I but so unpopular with others that he was murdered, leaving behind a babe in arms, the 2nd Duke of Buckingham.

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George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

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Old Admiralty Building

In the mid 16th century this site was the timber yard for the nearby Whitehal...

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York Watergate

The streets laid out on the site of York House were named: Villiers Street, D...

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William Henry Pannell, FCA, FSS

William Henry Pannell, FCA, FSS

Commoner on the Bridge House Estates Committee, 1894.

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1 memorial
Alexander Berkman

Alexander Berkman

Leading anarchist known for his political activism and writing.  Born Russia, emigrated to America.  Lover and life-long friend of Emma Goldman.  The pair were deported to Russia for their anarchis...

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1 memorial
John R. W. Luck

John R. W. Luck

Churchwarden of St John the Baptist upon Walbrook in 1884. Andrew Behan has kindly provided this research: John Richard Whitmore Luck was born on 21 December 1842 in Camberwell, the eldest of the ...

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1 memorial
Jim Jones

Jim Jones

Poplar councillor imprisoned during the 1921 rates protest.

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1 memorial
W. Smither

W. Smither

Vice Chairman of the Committee for the 1901 Shoreditch Town Hall Extension.

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial