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Chesterton, Arthur Kenneth (1899–1973), journalist and political activist  

David Renton

Chesterton, Arthur Kenneth (1899–1973), journalist and political activist, was born on 1 May 1899, at Krugesdorp, near Johannesburg, Transvaal republic, the only son of Arthur George Chesterton, secretary to a mining company, and his wife, Ethel Down. The novelist Gilbert Keith Chesterton was a second cousin. Educated at ...

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Joyce, William Brooke [Lord Haw-Haw] (1906–1946)  

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William Brooke Joyce [Lord Haw-Haw] (1906–1946) by unknown photographer, c. 1942 Getty Images

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Joyce, William Brooke [known as Lord Haw-Haw] (1906–1946), fascist and propaganda broadcaster  

Siân Nicholas

Joyce, William Brooke [known as Lord Haw-Haw] (1906–1946), fascist and propaganda broadcaster, was born on 24 April 1906 at 1377 Herkimer Street, Brooklyn, New York, USA, the first of three sons of Michael Francis Joyce (1869/70–1941), builder and contractor, originally of co. Mayo, Ireland...

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Mitford, Unity Valkyrie Freeman- (1914–1948), Nazi sympathizer  

Richard Davenport-Hines

Mitford, Unity Valkyrie Freeman- (1914–1948), Nazi sympathizer, was born on 8 August 1914 at 49 Victoria Road, Kensington, London, the fourth of six exceptionally spirited daughters of David Bertram Ogilvy Freeman-Mitford (1878–1958), who succeeded as second Baron Redesdale of the second creation in 1916. Her mother was ...

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Mitford, Unity Valkyrie Freeman- (1914–1948)  

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Unity Valkyrie Freeman- Mitford (1914–1948) by Bassano, 1937 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Diana Mosley, Lady Mosley (1910–2003) by unknown photographer, c. 1940 © Popperfoto

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Mosley [née Freeman-Mitford; other married name Guinness], Diana, Lady Mosley (1910–2003), Nazi sympathizer and author  

Anne de Courcy

Mosley [née Freeman-Mitford; other married name Guinness], Diana, Lady Mosley (1910–2003), Nazi sympathizer and author, was born on 17 June 1910 at 1 Graham Street (now Graham Terrace), Belgravia, London, the fourth child and third of the six daughters of David Bertram Ogilvy Freeman-Mitford, later ...

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Mosley, Sir Oswald Ernald, sixth baronet (1896–1980)  

Maker: William Davis

Sir Oswald Ernald Mosley, sixth baronet (1896–1980) by William Davis, c. 1933 Getty Images – William Davis

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Mosley, Sir Oswald Ernald, sixth baronet (1896–1980), politician and fascist leader  

Robert Skidelsky

Mosley, Sir Oswald Ernald, sixth baronet (1896–1980), politician and fascist leader, was born at 47 Hill Street, Mayfair, London, on 16 November 1896, the grandson of Sir Oswald Mosley, fourth baronet (1848–1915), of Rolleston-on-Dove, Staffordshire, and the eldest of the three sons of ...

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Orman, Rotha Beryl Lintorn Lintorn- (1895–1935), political activist  

Julie V. Gottlieb

Orman, Rotha Beryl Lintorn Lintorn- (1895–1935), political activist, was born at 36 Cornwall Gardens, Kensington, London, on 7 February 1895, the daughter of Charles Edward Orman (1859/60–1927), a captain and later major in the 1st Essex regiment, and his wife, Blanch Lintorn, née...

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Tyndall, John Hutchyns (1934–2005), political activist  

David Renton

Tyndall, John Hutchyns (1934–2005), political activist, was born at Stork Nest, Topsham Road, Exeter, on 14 July 1934, the son of George Francis Tyndall, manager of an aerated water company, and his wife, Nellie, née Parker. His father was later employed at St George's House...

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Waring [married name Harnett], Dorothy Grace [pseud. D. Gainsborough Waring] (1891–1977), fascist campaigner and author  

Gordon Gillespie

Waring [married name Harnett], Dorothy Grace [pseud. D. Gainsborough Waring] (1891–1977), fascist campaigner and author, was born on 8 June 1891 at Hill Top, Shrewsbury Lane, Plumstead, London, the only child of Colonel Henry Waring (c.1863–1940), officer in the ...