Tag Archives: 1929

#599 Graham Hill / Gerald Harper – 15 February 1929

Graham Hill Norman Graham Hill OBE (15 February 1929 – 29 November 1975) was a British racing driver and team owner from England, who was twice Formula One World Champion. He is the only driver to win the Triple Crown of Motorsport — the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Indianapolis 500 and Formula … Continue reading

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#530 Patricia Routledge / Philip Latham – 17 February 1929

Patricia Routledge Katherine Patricia Routledge, CBE (born 17 February 1929) is an English character comedy actress and singer. She is best known for her role as character Hyacinth Bucket in the British television series Keeping Up Appearances and Hetty Wainthropp in the British television series Hetty Wainthropp Investigates. In addition to her … Continue reading

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#429 Bob Hawke / John Cassavetes – 09 December 1929

Bob Hawke Robert James Lee “Bob” Hawke AC GCL (born 9 December 1929) was the 23rd Prime Minister of Australia and longest serving Australian Labor Party Prime Minister. John Cassavetes John Nicholas Cassavetes (December 9, 1929 – February 3, 1989) was an … Continue reading

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#343 Ronnie Barker / Barbara Walters – 25 September 1929

Ronnie Barker Ronald William George “Ronnie” Barker, OBE (25 September 1929 – 3 October 2005) was a British actor, comedian, writer, broadcaster and businessman. He was known for his roles in various British comedy television series, such as The Frost Report, Porridge, The Two Ronnies and Open All … Continue reading

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#204 Anne Frank / Brigid Brophy – 12 June 1929

Anne Frank Annelies Marie “Anne” Frank (12 June 1929 in Frankfurt am Main – early March 1945 in Bergen Belsen) was one of the most renowned and most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Acknowledged for the quality of her writing, her diary has become one … Continue reading

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#125 Max von Sydow / Mike Hawthorn – 10 April 1929

Max von Sydow Max von Sydow (born 10 April 1929) is a Swedish actor. He has also held French citizenship since 2002. He has starred in many movies and had supporting roles in dozens more. Some of his most memorable film roles include … Continue reading

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#118 Willis Hall / André Previn – 06 April 1929

Willis Hall Willis Hall (6 April 1929 – 7 March 2005) was an English playwright and radio and television writer who drew on his working class roots in Leeds for much of his writings. His best remembered creation is probably Billy Liar (1960), co-written with life-long … Continue reading

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