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Alexander, Frederick Matthias (1869–1955), originator of the Alexander technique and teacher  

Malcolm Williamson

Alexander, Frederick Matthias (1869–1955), originator of the Alexander technique and teacher, was born on 20 January 1869 at Wynyard, north-west Tasmania, the eldest of seven children of John Alexander (1843–1936), farmer and blacksmith, and his wife, Betsy Brown (d. 1923), a nurse....

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Alexander, Frederick Matthias (1869–1955)  

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Frederick Matthias Alexander (1869–1955) by Anthony Ludovici, 1926 © Anthony Ludovici

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Ferris, Elizabeth Anne Esther [Liz] (1940–2012)  

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Elizabeth Anne Esther Ferris (1940–2012) by David Lees, 1960 © Getty Images

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Ferris, Elizabeth Anne Esther [Liz] (1940–2012), diver, doctor, and campaigner for gender equality in sport  

Martin Polley

Ferris, Elizabeth Anne Esther [Liz] (1940–2012), diver, doctor, and campaigner for gender equality in sport, was born on 19 November 1940 at the Mary Stanley Nursing Home in Bridgwater, Somerset, the second of three daughters and third of four children of Roy Ferris (1903–1975)...

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Lovelock, John Edward (1910–1949)  

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John Edward Lovelock (1910–1949) by unknown photographer, 1935 [after his victory in the Mile of the Century at the Princeton invitational meeting, New York, 15 June 1935] Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa (F-51288-1/2)

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Lovelock, John Edward [Jack] (1910–1949), athlete and physician  

Roger Robinson

Lovelock, John Edward [Jack] (1910–1949), athlete and physician, was born on 5 January 1910 at Crushington, near Reefton, New Zealand, the son of John Edward Jones Lovelock (1869–1923), a goldmine battery superintendent, and his wife, Ivy Evelyn, née Harper (1883–1959). He had a sister and younger brother. His father, never in good health, died in 1923 while manager of the ...

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Rattray, John (1707–1771), golfer and physician  

Colin J. L. Strachan and Jan Barker

Rattray, John (1707–1771), golfer and physician, was born on 22 September 1707 at Craighall Castle, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, the second son of Thomas Rattray (1684–1743), Scottish Episcopal bishop of Dunkeld, and Margaret (c.1690–1737), daughter of Thomas Galloway, second Baron Dunkeld. In 1728 he was apprenticed to ...

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Tredgold, Roger Francis (1911–1975), physician and fencer  

Richard Cohen

Tredgold, Roger Francis (1911–1975), physician and fencer, was born on 23 October 1911 in Guildford, Surrey, the son of Alfred Frank Tredgold (1870–1952), physician, and his wife, Zoë Hanbury (d. 1947). He was educated at Winchester College and at Trinity College, Cambridge...