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Burrough, Sir James (1691–1764), architect and college head, was born on 1 September 1691, the son of Dr James Burrough, a physician at Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, and his wife, Amy. He was educated from 1700 at Bury grammar school, and in March 1708 entered ...


Moser, Claus Adolf, Baron Moser (1922–2015), by R. B. Kitaj, 1987

Ben Uri Gallery, The London Jewish Museum of Art / Bridgeman Images; © R.B. Kitaj Estate, courtesy Marlborough Fine Art


Moser, Claus Adolf, Baron Moser (1922–2015), statistician, college head, and public servant, was born on 24 November 1922 in Berlin, the younger son of Ernst (Ernest) Moser (1885–1957), a successful and distinguished Jewish banker, and his wife, Lotte, née...


Wellesley, Henry (1794–1866), college head and art connoisseur, was born on 20 January 1794 at Park Lane in the parish of St George Hanover Square, London, the third son and youngest of five illegitimate children of Richard Wellesley, second earl of Mornington and later first Marquess Wellesley...