Birthdays

Birthdays

Sir Anthony Barrowclough QC, former Ombudsman, 74; Mr Jeff Beck, blues and rock guitarist, 54; Viscount Bledisloe QC, 64; Lord Braine of Wheatley, former MP, 84; Sr Armando Calderon Sol, president of El Salvador, 50; M Claude Chabrol, film director, 68; Mr Robin Cutler, former Director- General, Forestry Commission, 64; Lord Davies of Coity, trade union leader, 63; Mrs Anita Desai, novelist, 61; Mr Roger Dobson, Director-general, the Institution of Civil Engineers, 62; Mr Jack Dunnett, former president, Football League, 76; Professor Kenneth Durrands, former Vice- Chancellor and Rector, Huddersfield University, 69; Mr Mick Fleetwood, rock drummer, 56; Sir Ian Gainsford, Dean, King's College Medical and Dental School, 68; Professor Sir Fred Hoyle, astronomer and science fiction writer, 83; Miss Betty Jackson, fashion designer, 49; Sir Edward Jackson, former diplomat, 73; Mr John McCormick, Controller, BBC Scotland, 54; Mrs Emma McKendrick, Headmistress, Royal School, Bath, 35; Mr Owen Paterson MP, 42; Professor John Postgate, microbiologist, 76; Miss Mary Wesley, writer, 85; Sir John Whitford, former High Court judge, 85.

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