Birthdays: 21st November 1995


Mr Coningsby Allday, former chairman, British Nuclear Fuels, 75; Miss Beryl Bainbridge, author and actress, 61; Mrs Georgina Battiscombe, author, 90; Miss Vivian Blaine, actress and singer, 72; Mr Roy Boulting, film producer, 82; Miss Tina Brown, Editor, the New Yorker, 42; Mr Jeremy Bullmore, director, the Guardian and Manchester Evening News plc, 66; Miss Amelia Freedman, founder and Artistic Director, Nash Ensemble, 55; Mr Nickolas Grace, actor, 48; Dr Michael Grant, Greek and Roman historian, 81; Miss Goldie Hawn, actress, 50; Mr John Horder, poet and journalist, 59; Mr Stanley Kalms, founder and chairman, Dixons Group, 64; M Jacques Laffite, motor racing driver, 52; Miss Natalia Makarova, ballerina, 55; Mr Tim Robinson, cricketer, 37; Mr Malcolm Williamson, composer and Master of the Queen's Music, 64; Viscount Younger of Leckie, former Lord-Lieutenant of Stirling and Falkirk, 89.