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Beckett, Sir Terence Norman (1923–2013), industrialist and business leader, was born on 13 December 1923 at 41 Tasker Street, Walsall, the son of Horace Norman Beckett (1901–1979), a junior civil servant, and his wife, Clarice Lillie, otherwise Clarice Lillian, née Allsopp (1892–1967), both from ...


Sir Alfred Joseph Shepperd (1925–2007) by unknown photographer, 1980s Wellcome Library, London


Shepperd, Sir Alfred Joseph [Shep] (1925–2007), industrialist, was born on 19 June 1925 at 37 St Peter Street, Bethnal Green, London, the son of Alfred Charles Shepperd (1898–1939), printer, and his wife, Mary Ann, née Williams (1896–1975), milliner. His maternal grandmother, Amelia Williams (...