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Sutherland, Dame Joan Alstonlocked

  • Raymond Holden


Sutherland, Dame Joan Alston (1926–2010), singer, was born on 7 November 1926 in Sydney, Australia, the daughter of (William) McDonald Sutherland and his wife, Muriel Beatrice Alston.

Sutherland's father was a master tailor who had travelled to ...

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