Today in United Kingdom History (Part 7)

Historical Events

Events 601 - 700 of 1,715

  • 1912-08-21 Mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
  • 1912-09-29 French/British troops lands on Samoa
  • 1913-01-16 British House of Commons accepts Home Rule for Ireland (but the Great War gets in the way of it happening)
  • 1913-04-03 British suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst sentenced to 3 years in jail
  • 1913-05-07 British House of Commons rejects women's right to vote
  • 1913-05-26 Emily Duncan becomes Great Britain's first woman magistrate.
  • 1913-07-28 12th Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)
  • 1913-10-10 British passenger ship Volturno catches fire in Atlantic (136 killed)
  • 1913-10-14 Senghenydd Colliery Disaster, the United Kingdom's worst coal mining accident, an explosion claims 439 lives.
  • 1914-01-01 Northern & Southern Nigeria united in British colony of Nigeria
  • 1914-03-01 Dutch Minister of war H Colijn named director of British Petroleum
  • 1914-05-06 British House of Lords rejects women's suffrage
  • 1914-05-25 British House of Commons passes Irish Home Rule Bill
  • 1914-07-20 Armed resistance against British rule begins in Ulster

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1914-07-26 First Lord of the Admiralty (British Minister of Navy) Winston Churchill orders British fleet to remain

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
  • 1914-07-28 First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill orders British Grand Fleet to Scapa Flow
  • 1914-07-29 British fleet leaves Portland/passes Straits of Dover
  • 1914-07-30 John French appointed British supreme commander
  • 1914-08-01 British fleet reaches Scapa Flow
  • 1914-08-02 Great Britain mobilizes
  • 1914-08-04 WWI: Germany declares war on Belgium; Britain declares war on Germany
  • 1914-08-04 WWI: Field Marshal Lord Kitchener becomes British Minister of War after British declaration of war on Germany
  • 1914-08-07 Engagement between British cruiser HMS Gloucester and German cruisers SMS Breslau and SMS Goeben off Greece
  • 1914-08-09 German U-15 was sunk by the British cruiser, H.M.S. Birmingham
  • 1914-08-12 Great Britain declares war on Austria-Hungary
  • 1914-08-14 British field marshal John French & Gen Wilson land in France
  • 1914-08-22 1st encounter between British & German troops (in Belgium)
  • 1914-08-24 Battle at Bergen: Germans defeat Belgian/British troops
  • 1914-08-28 Battle of Helgoland: British fleet beats German, 1,100 killed
  • 1914-09-01 Von Gluck's army meets up with British expeditionary army
  • 1914-09-03 British expeditionary army/general Lanrezacs army attack the Marne
  • 1914-09-05 Gr Britain/France/Belgium/Russia sign pact of London
  • 1914-09-08 HMS (formerly RMS) Oceanic, sister ship of RMS Titanic, sinks off Scotland
  • 1914-09-08 Private Thomas Highgate becomes the first British soldier to be executed for desertion during WW1
  • 1914-09-09 World War I: The creation of the Canadian Automobile Machine Gun Brigade, the first fully mechanized unit in the British Army.
  • 1914-09-22 1 German submarine sinks 3 British ironclads, 1,459 die
  • 1914-10-13 Pro-German Boers begin opposition to British authority in South Africa
  • 1914-10-27 British battleship Audacious sunk by mine
  • 1914-10-31 Great Britain & France declare war on Turkey
  • 1914-11-01 German-British naval battle at Coronel, Chile
  • 1914-11-02 Great Britain annexes Cyprus
  • 1914-11-21 British army conquerors Bazra
  • 1914-12-08 Battle of the Falkland Island: British Royal Navy destroys a German battle squadron
  • 1914-12-15 British fleet forfeits chance to destroy German fleet in North Sea
  • 1914-12-17 Great Britain declares Egypt a protectorate
  • 1915-01-19 1st German Zeppelin attack over Great Britain, 4 die
  • 1915-01-24 German-British sea battle at Dogger Bank & Helgoland
  • 1915-02-19 British fleet opens fire on Dardanelles coast
  • 1915-03-02 British vice admiral Sackville Hamilton Carden begins bombing of Dardanelles forts
  • 1915-03-10 British Army in Belgium captures Neuve Chapelle
  • 1915-03-18 Failed British attack in Dardanelles
  • 1915-04-26 Italy secretly signes Pact of London with Britain, France & Russia
  • 1915-05-01 British liner Lusitania leaves NY for Liverpool
  • 1915-05-17 Last liberal British government of Asquith falls
  • 1915-06-10 British/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
  • 1915-06-16 The foundation of the British Women's Institute.
  • 1915-06-21 Anti-British revolt in South Africa ends with arrest of General De Law
  • 1915-07-10 British/South African troops march into German SW-Africa
  • 1915-08-09 British attack at Chanak Bair at Gallipoli during WWI
  • 1915-08-14 British transport Royal Edward sank by German U boat kills 1000
  • 1915-09-25 Battle of Loos commenced, lasted until 14th October. Chlorine gas deployed by the British was blown back into their own trenches: 59,000 British & 26,000 German casualties
  • 1915-09-29 British army conquerors Chilly al Imara, Mesopotamia
  • 1915-10-08 Battle of Loos WWI, almost 430,000 French, British & Germans killed
  • 1915-10-16 Great Britain declares war on Bulgaria
  • 1915-11-12 Britain annexes Gilbert & Ellice archipelago
  • 1915-12-30 Cromarty Harbour, Scotland - British cruiser Natal explodes: 405 die
  • 1916-01-09 The Ottoman Empire prevails in the Battle of Çanakkale, as the last British troops are evacuated.
  • 1916-01-12 Britain proclaims Gilbert & Ellice Islands as a colony in Pacific
  • 1916-01-28 German colony of Cameroon surrenders to Britain & France
  • 1916-02-09 Britain's military service act enforced (conscription)
  • 1916-02-10 Military conscription begins in Britain
  • 1916-03-12 French airship sinks British submarine D3
  • 1916-04-20 German-British sea battle off Belgian coast

Person-of-interestEaster Proclamation of 1916

1916-04-24 Easter Rising of Irish republicans against British occupation begins in Dublin

  • 1916-05-09 British-France Sykes-Picot meet over division of Turkey
  • 1916-05-17 British Summer Time (Daylight Savings) introduced
  • 1916-05-21 Britain begins "Summer Time" (daylight saving time)
  • 1916-05-24 Conscription begins in Britain
  • 1916-05-24 Last British-Indian contract workers arrive in Suriname
  • 1916-05-31 British battle cruiser HMS Invincible explodes, killing all but 6 (Battle of Jutland)
  • 1916-07-01 British court martial (Easter uprising)
  • 1916-11-03 Treaty establishes British suzerainity over Qatar
  • 1916-11-13 British offensive at Ancre, Belgium
  • 1916-12-07 David Lloyd George replaces resigning H. H. Asquith as British PM
  • 1916-12-11 David Lloyd George forms British war government
  • 1917-02-21 British Mendi sinks off Isle of Wight, 627 die

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1917-05-11 King George V grants Royal Letters Patent to New Zealand

King of the United Kingdom George V
King of the United Kingdom
George V
  • 1917-06-04 Most Excellent Order of British Empire inaugurated by King George V to recognise the efforts of his people in WWI

Person-of-interestHMS Vanguard Disaster

1917-07-09 British battleship Vanguard explodes at Scapa Flow (the result of an internal explosion of faulty cordite), killing 804

  • 1917-07-17 Royal Proclamation by King George V changes name of British Royal family from German Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Windsor
  • 1917-07-22 British bomb German lines at Ypres, 4,250,000 grenades
  • 1917-08-05 British troops attack canal of Ypres in Boesinghe Belgium
  • 1917-09-20 British assault on Polygon Forest, France
  • 1917-09-26 British assault on Menin-street, France
  • 1917-10-04 British assault on Broodseinde, France
  • 1917-10-17 1st British bombing of Germany
  • 1917-10-30 British government gives final approval to Balfour Declaration
  • 1917-11-07 British capture Gaza, Palestine, from Turks
  • 1917-11-16 British occupy Tel Aviv and Jaffa
  • 1917-11-20 First successful tank use in battle (Britain breaks through German lines) at Battle of Cambrai WWI

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 2,276

  • 1912-05-24 Joan Hammond, British operatic soprano
  • 1912-07-19 Norman Carr, British conservationist (b. 1997)
  • 1912-08-27 Peter Gretton, British vice admiral
  • 1912-10-02 Eric Wilson, VC/British Lt Col
  • 1912-12-04 Alfons "Alphons" Berckmans, Flemish/British actor (Family Stastok)
  • 1912-12-31 Maj-Gen John Frost, British para commander (d. 1993)
  • 1913-01-02 Ernest Sidey, British air marshal
  • 1913-02-03 Richard Seaman, British racing driver (d. 1939)
  • 1913-02-27 Frank Allaun, British MP (L)
  • 1913-03-15 Jack Fairman, British racing driver (d. 2002)
  • 1913-03-29 Jack Jones, British trade unionist (CH)
  • 1913-04-19 Cyril English, British educator
  • 1913-05-06 Jack [John T] Aitken, British anatomist
  • 1913-05-06 Ronald Harris, British 1st Church Estates Commissioner
  • 1913-05-25 Richard Dimbleby, British journalist and broadcaster (d. 1965)
  • 1913-05-31 Peter Gibson, British Rear-Admiral
  • 1913-06-01 Bill Deedes, British journalist (d. 2007)
  • 1913-06-25 Cyril Fletcher, British comedian (d. 2005)
  • 1913-07-03 Hugh Stirling MacKenzie, British vice admiral
  • 1913-08-13 Lord Oram, British MP (Labour)
  • 1913-08-23 Stanley Kitchen, British chartered accountant
  • 1913-08-27 Stewart Crawford, British diplomat
  • 1913-09-25 David Hunt, British diplomat/quiz winner
  • 1913-10-22 Tamara Desni, German-born British actress (d. 2008)
  • 1913-11-21 Roy Boulting, British film director (d. 2001)
  • 1914-01-15 Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian
  • 1914-01-19 Bob Gerard, British racing driver (d. 1990)
  • 1914-02-05 Alan Hodgkin, British physicist (Nobel 1963)
  • 1914-02-13 Earl Cadogan, British large landowner (Military Cross)
  • 1914-02-16 J Tobin, British anaesthetist
  • 1914-02-20 Marion Kettlewell, British director (WRNS)
  • 1914-02-24 Ralph Erskine, British architect (Byker Wall) (d. 2005)
  • 1914-03-14 Bill Owen, British actor (d. 1999)
  • 1914-03-29 Chapman Pincher, British journalist/author (about secret service)

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1914-04-02 Alec Guinness, British actor (Bridge on River Kwai), born in London, England

  • 1914-04-04 John Beith, British diplomat
  • 1914-04-26 Charlie Chester, British comedian (Never Say Die)
  • 1914-05-07 Sir Arthur Snelling, British Ambassador (d. 1996)
  • 1914-05-10 Lord Smith, British surgeon
  • 1914-05-18 Anthony Fell, British MP
  • 1914-05-27 Lord Erroll of Hale, British minister
  • 1914-05-27 Rose Stainton, CEO (British Airways)
  • 1914-06-24 Pearl Witherington CBE, British WW II secret agent (d. 2008)
  • 1914-08-06 Arthur Charles Dobson, British racing driver (d. 1980)
  • 1914-09-18 Jack Cardiff, British film director
  • 1914-10-28 Richard Lawrence Millington Synge, British bio-chemist (Nobel 1952)
  • 1914-12-13 Alan L Bullock, British historian
  • 1914-12-27 Ivan Sutton, British concert promoter
  • 1914-12-28 Bernard Youens, British actor (Coronation Street)
  • 1915-01-11 Robert Blair Mayne, British soldier, co-founder Special Air Service (d. 1955)
  • 1915-02-01 Stanley Matthews, 1st British soccer player to be knighted
  • 1915-02-15 Paul Ferris, British author
  • 1915-02-16 Michael Relph, British film producer and director (d. 2004)
  • 1915-02-18 Phyllis Calvert, Chelsea, English actress (The Man in Grey), born in London, England
  • 1915-02-19 John Freeman, British politician (Labour)/ambassador/TV host
  • 1915-04-13 Stephen Roberts, CEO (British Milk Marketing Board)
  • 1915-04-22 Lord Airedale, British Lord (social democrat)
  • 1915-05-06 John Arnold, British high court judge
  • 1915-05-09 Richard Janvrin, British vice admiral
  • 1915-05-10 Denis Thatcher, husband of British PM Margaret (1979-90)
  • 1915-05-26 Antonia Forest, British children's author (d. 2003)
  • 1915-05-29 Lord Huntingfield, British agent to UN Secreteriat
  • 1915-06-12 Christopher Mayhew, British politician (d. 1997)
  • 1915-07-15 Alexander Durie, vice president (British AA)
  • 1915-07-15 Ron Smith, union leader (British Postal Workers)
  • 1915-08-22 Hugh Paddick, British actor (d. 2000)
  • 1915-08-28 Max Robertson, British sports commentator
  • 1915-10-24 Marghanita Laski, British Journalist and Novelist(d. 1988)
  • 1915-10-26 Joe Fry, British racing driver (d. 1950)
  • 1915-12-25 Noelle de Mosa, Neth/British dancer/teacher (Brigadoon)
  • 1916-01-12 William Pleeth, British cellist (d. 1999)
  • 1916-01-16 Frederick Stewart, British geologist
  • 1916-01-23 Airey Neave, British Major, politician and indictment server at the Nuremberg Trials (d. 1979)
  • 1916-02-06 John Crank, British mathematician (d. 2006)
  • 1916-02-25 Ian Wallace, British CEO
  • 1916-03-11 [James] Harold Wilson, (L) British PM (1964-70, 1974-76)
  • 1916-03-17 Ray Ellington, British singer (d. 1985)
  • 1916-03-19 Eric Christmas, British actor (d. 2000)
  • 1916-04-17 Donald Gibson, British vice-admiral
  • 1916-05-07 Huw Wheldon, Welsh broadcaster (BBC), born in Prestatyn, Denbighshire (d. 1986)
  • 1916-05-14 Lance Dossor, British-born concert pianist (d. 2005)
  • 1916-06-04 Cecil Blacker, CEO (British Equestrian Federation)

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1916-06-08 Francis Crick, English molecular biologist who co-discovered DNA's structure and Nobel laureate (1962)

Molecular biologist Francis Crick
Molecular biologist
Francis Crick
  • 1916-06-10 Bill Waddington, British actor/comedian (Percy-Coronation Street)
  • 1916-06-14 Geoffrey Goodwin, British professor of international relations
  • 1916-06-20 Johnny Morris, British broadcaster/actor (Once in a Lifetime)
  • 1916-06-21 Joe Bamford, British manufacturer/multi-millionaire
  • 1916-06-25 Theodore P Toynbee, British journalist/writer (Savage Days, Barricade)
  • 1916-07-09 Edward Heath, (C) British PM (1970-74)
  • 1916-09-18 Frank Bell, British educator (d. 1989)
  • 1916-09-24 John Lapsley, British air marshal
  • 1916-10-22 Michael F Howard, British Major-General (Gold Stick to the Queen)
  • 1916-11-12 Paul Emery, British racing driver (d. 1993)
  • 1916-12-28 Noel Johnson, British actor (Frenzy, Frightmare, Royal Flash)
  • 1917-02-20 Frederick Page, CEO (British Aerospace Aircraft Group)
  • 1917-03-12 Tom Normanton, British MP
  • 1917-03-24 John Kendrew, British molecular biologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1997)
  • 1917-05-13 Paul Osmond, British senior civil servant
  • 1917-05-24 Derek Hodgson, British high court judge
  • 1917-06-04 Allen Greenwood, deputy CEO (British Aerospace)

Famous Weddings


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Famous Divorces


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Famous Deaths

Deaths 601 - 700 of 1,074

  • 1986-12-29 [Maurice] Harold MacMillan, PM of Great-Britain (1957-63), dies at 92
  • 1987-04-26 John Ernest Silkin, British politician (b. 1923)
  • 1987-05-08 Doris Stokes, British psychic medium (b. 1920)
  • 1987-07-01 Snakefinger, British-born musician (b. 1949)
  • 1987-09-17 Harry Locke, British character actor (b. 1913)
  • 1987-10-19 Jacqueline du Pre, British cellist, dies at 42
  • 1987-12-27 Geoffrey D Lloyd, Chairman of the guild of British Newspaper editors (b. 1933)
  • 1988-04-14 John Stonehouse, British politician (b. 1925)
  • 1988-04-27 David Scarboro, British actor (b. 1968)

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1988-05-11 Kim Philby, British spy/Soviet mole, dies at 76

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1988-08-18 Frederick Ashton, British choreographer (Cinderella), dies at 83

Choreographer Frederick Ashton
Choreographer
Frederick Ashton
  • 1988-10-02 Alec Issigonis, Greek-British car designer, developer of the Mini (b. 1906)
  • 1988-12-21 Nicholas Tinbergen, Dutch/British biologist, dies at 81
  • 1988-12-29 Mike Beuttler, British racing driver (b. 1940)
  • 1989-01-18 Bruce Chatwin, British writer, dies at 49
  • 1989-01-27 Thomas Sopwith, British aviation pioneer (b. 1888)
  • 1989-04-12 Gerald Flood, British actor (b. 1927)
  • 1989-07-14 Frank Bell, British educator (b. 1916)
  • 1989-08-23 R. D. Laing, Scottish psychiatrist (anti-psychiatry), dies of a heart attack at 61
  • 1989-12-05 John M Pritchard, British conductor, dies at 68
  • 1990-01-26 Bob Gerard, British racing driver (b. 1914)
  • 1990-03-12 Wallace Breem, British author (b. 1926)
  • 1990-06-16 Eva Turner, British soprano, dies
  • 1990-07-30 Ian Gow, British Conservative parliament leader, murdered
  • 1990-08-02 Edwin Richfield, British actor (b. 1921)
  • 1990-08-21 George Adamson, British conservationist (Born Free), murdered in Kenya
  • 1990-09-07 Alan J P Taylor, British historian (Origins of WW II), dies
  • 1990-11-14 Malcolm Muggeridge, WW II spy for Britain, dies at 87

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

1990-11-23 Roald Dahl, British short story author (Sweet Mystery of Life), dies at 74

Author Roald Dahl
Author
Roald Dahl
  • 1991-02-21 Margot Fonteyn, ballerina (1st lady of British Ballet), dies at 71
  • 1991-03-27 Ralph Bates, British actor (Persecution, Graveyard), dies at 50
  • 1991-04-19 Stanley Hawes, British-born Australian film producer, director and administrator (b. 1905)
  • 1991-05-08 Ronnie Brody, British actor (Superman 3, What's Up Nurse), dies at 72
  • 1991-05-09 Ronnie Brody, British actor (Superman III, Whats Up Nurse), dies at 72
  • 1991-05-16 Prudence Nesbitt, British actress/TV producer, dies
  • 1991-05-23 Peter T Thwaites, British brig-gen/playwright (Love or money), dies
  • 1991-05-31 Angus Wilson, [Johnstone-W], British writer (Wrong Set), dies
  • 1991-06-14 Joy Finzi, [Joyce A Black], British painter, dies at 84
  • 1991-06-14 Peggy Ashcroft, British actress (A passage to India), dies at 83
  • 1991-08-12 Irene Campbell, British actress/dancer (Wicker Man, St Justice), dies
  • 1991-08-20 Betty Bowden, British dancer/actress (Vote for Nigel), dies at 86
  • 1991-08-29 Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies
  • 1991-09-01 Mark Robinson, British actor (The Girl), dies at 30
  • 1991-09-01 Steve Kemp, British light enterpeneur, dies
  • 1991-10-22 Peter Willes, British actor/producer (Way We Live), dies
  • 1991-11-14 Tony Richardson, British director (Tom Jones), dies of AIDs at 63
  • 1991-11-24 Freddie Mercury, British singer (Queen), dies of AIDS at 45
  • 1991-12-03 Alex Graham, British cartoonstrip artist (Fred Basset), dies
  • 1991-12-14 Robert Eddison, British actor (Uncle Silas), dies at 83
  • 1991-12-15 Ray Smith, British actor (And Then You Die), dies at 55
  • 1992-01-10 Barbara Couper, British actress (Last Days of Dolwyn), dies at 89
  • 1992-02-02 Jack [John T] Aitken, British anatomist, dies at 78
  • 1992-02-16 Angela Carter, British novelist (Magic Toyshop), dies of cancer at 51
  • 1992-02-21 Franc Holden, British astronomer (Binary Stars), dies
  • 1992-02-29 Johnny Mack, British actor (Time Lord-Dr Who), dies at 70
  • 1992-03-17 Charles Rea, British actor (Ipcress File), dies at 69
  • 1992-03-23 Friedrich A von Hayek, British economist (Road to Serfdom), dies at 92
  • 1992-04-28 Francis Bacon, Irish/British abstract painter, dies at 82
  • 1992-05-09 Mike Tyrell [Red Baron], British air acrobat, dies in an accident
  • 1992-05-21 Elizabeth David, British cookbook writer, dies
  • 1992-07-05 Georgia Brown, British singer/actress (Love at Stake), dies at 59
  • 1992-07-12 Albert Pierrepont, last British executioner (433 men/17 women), dies
  • 1992-08-12 Lady Rothermere, [Bubbles], wife of British newspaper magnate, dies
  • 1992-10-29 Kenneth MacMillan, British choreographer (Manon, Judas Tree), dies
  • 1993-01-18 Eleanor Hibbert, British author (b. 1906)
  • 1993-02-09 David Willis, British journalist (BBC World Service), dies at 54
  • 1993-03-27 Kate Reid, British actress (Lil-Dallas), dies of cancer at 62
  • 1993-04-15 Leslie Charteris, British mystery writer (Saint), dies at 85
  • 1993-05-09 Penelope Gilliatt [Conner], British author
  • 1993-06-09 Ian Mikardo, British politician, dies
  • 1993-07-12 Dan Eldon, British photojournalist (b. 1970)
  • 1993-09-01 Hew Lorimer, British sculptor, dies at 86
  • 1993-09-20 Leonard Parkin, British TV host (ITN), dies at 64
  • 1993-09-24 Ian Stuart Donaldson, British musician (b. 1957)
  • 1993-09-26 James Boyden, British Labour MP (1959-79), dies at 82
  • 1993-12-21 Philip Christison, British general (Rangoon), dies at 100
  • 1993-12-24 Alexander Mackendrick, British/US director (Lady Killers), dies at 81
  • 1994-01-03 Heather Sears, British actress (b. 1935)
  • 1994-04-09 Keith Watson, British comic strip artist (Dan Dare), dies at 59
  • 1994-04-25 David Langton, British actor (Upstairs Downstairs), dies at 82
  • 1994-05-12 John Smith, British Labour Party chairman (1992-94), dies at 55
  • 1994-05-27 Norman Cook, British museum curator, dies at 87
  • 1994-05-31 Sidney Gilliat, British screenwriter/director, dies at 86
  • 1994-06-07 Dennis Potter, British TV writer (Pennies from Heaven), dies at 59
  • 1994-06-14 Simon Prior, British auto maker, dies of injuries
  • 1994-07-30 Enid Balint-Edmonds, British psychoanalyst, dies at 90
  • 1994-07-31 Anne Shelton, British singer (Glenn Miller Band), dies at 66
  • 1994-08-05 Clive Robertson Caldwell, British fighter pilot, dies at 84
  • 1994-08-14 Elias Canetti, Bulgaria/British author (Nobel 1981), dies at 89
  • 1994-08-19 Nancy Keene Lancaster, US/British architect (Binnen House), dies at 96
  • 1994-08-30 Lindsay Anderson, British director/critic (If ...), dies at 71
  • 1994-09-07 Terence Young, British director (Thunderball), dies of at 79
  • 1994-09-08 Arthur Rex Alston, British sports commentator, dies at 93
  • 1994-09-10 Amy Clampitt, British poet (Silence Opens), dies at 74
  • 1994-09-16 Dolly Hare, German/British actress (Broken Blossom), dies at 84
  • 1994-12-10 Keith Joseph, British MP (C), dies
  • 1994-12-11 Stanislaw Maczek, Polish/British general-major (WW II), dies at 102
  • 1994-12-21 Shauna McDonald Brown, British TV producer, dies at 37
  • 1995-01-03 Gerard W Taylor, South African/British surgeon, dies at 74
  • 1995-01-06 Edward Sutcliffe, judge (British Central Criminal Court), dies at 77