Birthdays and Anniversaries
Monday 08 September 1997
Mr Frankie Avalon, singer, 57; Professor Sir Derek Barton, organic chemist, 79; Sir Hugh Bennett, High Court judge, 54; Mr James Daly, High Commissioner to Mauritius, 57; Mr Ian Davidson MP, 47; Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, composer, 63; Miss Anne Diamond, television presenter, 43; Mr Michael Frayn, writer, 64; Miss Judith Hann, television writer and presenter, 55; Mr Fred Jarvis, former general secretary, National Union of Teachers, 73; Mr Stefan Johansson, racing driver, 41; Sir Denys Lasdun, architect, 83; The Marquess of Lothian, former government minister, 75; Mr Geoff Miller, cricketer, 45; Mr Jack Rosenthal, playwright, 66; M Yves St Martin, jockey, 56; Sir Harry Secombe, comedian and singer, 76; Professor Ernst Sondheimer, mathematician, 74; Col James Stirling of Garden, Lord-Lieutenant of Stirling and Falkirk, 67.
- 1 Malaysian cyclist could face disciplinary action after 'Save Gaza' gloves protest
- 2 Is Gideon Levy the most hated man in Israel or just the most heroic?
- 3 McDonald’s removes chicken nuggets from the menu in Hong Kong amid major food scare
- 4 Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda
- 5 Satellite full of sexually experimental geckos adrift in space, Russia loses control of mission
Israel-Gaza conflict: Israeli targeting policy under scrutiny after shellfire hits a mother and child, a school full of refugees and a doctor’s home
Iraq crisis: Isis orders Mosul shop keepers to cover mannequins
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Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda
McDonald’s removes chicken nuggets from the menu in Hong Kong amid major food scare
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
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