Tuesday 25 May 1999
Lord Aldington, barrister, 85; Mr Kim Bailey, racehorse trainer, 46; Sir William Charles, High Court judge, 51; Mr Julian Clary, actor and comedian, 40; Miss Jeanne Crain, actress, 74; Mr Eric Deacon, actor, 39; Dr Carel de Wet, former South African ambassador, 76; Professor John Ffowcs Williams, Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 64; The Right Rev Brian Foley, former Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster, 89; Miss Margaret Forster, novelist and biographer, 61; Mr Peter Foster, former ambassador to West Germany, 75; Miss Livia Gollancz, publisher, 79; Sir Eldon Griffiths, former MP, 74; Baroness Hooper, solicitor and former government minister, 60; Sir Malcolm Innes of Edingight, Lord Lyon King of Arms, 61; Sir Ian McKellen, actor, 60; The Right Rev Michael Mann, former Dean of Windsor, KCVO, 75; Mr Dillwyn Miles, the Herald Bard, 83; Lord Plummer of St Marylebone, president, Portman Building Society, 85; Mr Geoffrey Robinson MP, 61; Mr Alastair Sharp QC, former circuit judge, 88; Miss Beverley Sills, operatic soprano and former director, New York City Opera, 70; Mr Dave Lee Travis, disc jockey, 54; Professor Sir Frances Vallat QC, Emeritus Professor of International Law, London University, 87; Mr David Wynne, sculptor, 73.
Arts & Ents blogs
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
No EU referendum under Labour: Ed Miliband to reveal that vote on membership is ‘unlikely’ in next Parliament if party wins power
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
- 1 Boy George: Bad karma
- 2 Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
- 3 First Kiss video: Filmmaker gets 20 strangers to make out on YouTube with awkward results
- 4 Rampaging elephant smashes up house but then 'saves crying baby trapped under debris'
- 5 Ian Wright breaks down in ITV documentary charting his rise to Arsenal and England striker