Blow, Isabella [née Isabella Delves Broughton] (1958–2007), fashion journalist and stylist, was born on 19 November 1958 at the London Clinic, 20 Devonshire Place, Westminster, the eldest child in the family of three daughters and a son of Major Sir Evelyn Delves Broughton, ...
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Clements [married name Sharp, Seton], Gladys Agnes [Julia], Lady Seton (1906–2010), journalist and promoter of flower arranging, was born on 10 April 1906 at 41 Poplar Mount, Belvedere, Kent, the eldest of seven children of Frank Clements (1871/2–1916), marine engineer, and his wife, ...
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Gregson, James Richard (1889–1981), actor, dramatist, and broadcaster, was born on 2 April 1889 at 38 Mill Lane, Brighouse, in the industrial West Riding of Yorkshire, the eldest of the six children of Charles Gregson (1863–1926), a wire galvanizer and former silk dresser, whose forebears had migrated across the ...
Mitchell, William Reginald (Bill or W. R.) (1928–2015), journalist and author, was born at 9 Gladstone Street, Skipton, in the West Riding of Yorkshire, on 15 January 1928, the son of Walter James Mitchell 1899–1982, a cotton warp dresser, later storekeeper, and his wife, ...
Spender, (John) Humphrey (1910–2005), photojournalist and artist, was born at 47 Campden House Court, Kensington, London, on 19 April 1910, the third son and youngest of the four children of (Edward) Harold Spender (1864–1926), journalist and author, and his wife, Violet Hilda, née...
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Watts, Walter Henry (1776–1842), journalist and artist, was born in the East Indies, the son of a captain in the Royal Navy. He was sent to England at an early age and placed in a school in Cheshire. A talented artist, he initially devoted himself to the study of drawing and painting. In 1808 he was a member of the ...