#464 Neville Marriner / Rikki Fulton – 15 April 1924

Neville Marriner

Sir Neville Marriner (born 15 April 1924) is an English conductor and violinist. Marriner was the first music director of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, from 1969 to 1978. From 1979 to 1986, he was music director of the Minnesota Orchestra. He was principal conductor of the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra from 1986 to 1989.

Rikki Fulton

Robert Kerr Fulton, OBE (15 April 1924 – 27 January 2004), more commonly known as Rikki Fulton, was a Scottish comedian and actor best remembered for writing and performing in the long-running BBC Scotland sketch show, Scotch and Wry.


Also born on this day :
Maxwell Rosenlicht was an American mathematician known for works in algebraic geometry
Weldon Edwards was an American football offensive tackle in the NFL
Jack Cutting is a former English professional footballer
Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu was considered the First Lady of South Vietnam from 1955 to 1963.
Hans A. Linde is a German American attorney and former jurist in Oregon
John Grigg, 2nd Baron Altrincham was a British writer, historian and politician.
Howard Junior Brown a founder of the National Gay Task Force
Lieuwe Steiger was a Dutch football goalkeeper.
Martin Young was an English cricketer who played for Gloucestershire and Worcestershire

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