Birley, Sir Robert (1903–1982), headmaster and educational administrator, was born on 14 July 1903 at Midnapore, India, the only son and elder child of Leonard Birley CSI CIE (1875–1951) of the Indian Civil Service (Bengal), and his first wife, Grace Dalgleish...
M. A. Nicholson
Maker: Jane Bown
Savage, Sir (Edward) Graham (1886–1981), schoolteacher and educational administrator, was born on 31 August 1886 at Upper Sheringham, Norfolk, the eldest in the family of three sons and two daughters, the surviving children of Edward Graham Savage and his wife, Mary Matilda Dewey...
Sharp, Sir Percival (1867–1953), schoolteacher and educational administrator, was born on 12 September 1867, at Bishop Auckland, co. Durham, the son of Henry Sharp, a grocer, and his wife, Catherine. He attended Edward Walton's endowed (public elementary) school, Bishop Auckland, and at the age of thirteen was apprenticed as a pupil teacher. He moved on to ...