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 (...
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Tata, Jamshed Nasarwanji [Jamsetji] (1839–1904), entrepreneur and industrialist in India, born on 3 March 1839 at Navsari, in Gujarat, was the only son of five children of Nasarwanji Ratanji Tata, a Parsi of priestly family, and his wife (and cousin), Jiverbai Cowasjee Tata...