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The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (often referred to as the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor) is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
Adam Buddle (1662–1715) was an English cleric and botanist.
Addenbrooke's Hospital is an internationally renowned teaching hospital and research centre in Cambridge, England, with strong affiliations to the University of Cambridge.
Anil Kumar Gain (অনীল কুমার গায়েন), (1 February 1919 – 7 February 1978) (also spelt Anil Kumar Gayen) was an Indian mathematician and statistician best known for his works on the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient in the field of applied statistics, with his colleague Ronald Fisher.
Sir Arthur Wilfred "Bill" Bonsall (25 June 1917 – 26 November 2014) was director of the British signals intelligence agency, GCHQ—a post he held from 1973 to 1978.
Arun Singh (born 29 August 1944) is a former union minister of state for defence in the Government of India.
Astronomer Royal is a senior post in the Royal Households of the United Kingdom.
Bennet Evan "Ben" Miller (born 24 February 1966) is an English comedian, actor and director.
The Bishop of Worcester is the head of the Church of England Diocese of Worcester in the Province of Canterbury, England.
Blackfriars, Oxford is a Permanent Private Hall of the University of Oxford.
Brian Gibson (22 September 1944 – 4 January 2004) was an English film director.
The British Supreme Court for China (originally the British Supreme Court for China and Japan) was a court established in the Shanghai International Settlement to try cases against British subjects in China, Japan and Korea under the principles of extraterritoriality.
Buddleja, or Buddleia (also historically given as Buddlea), commonly known as the butterfly bush, is a genus comprising over 140 species of flowering plants endemic to Asia, Africa, and the Americas.
Bunny and the Bull is a 2009 British comedy film from writer-director Paul King.
Cambridge University Library is the main research library of the University of Cambridge in England.
Cambridge University Press (CUP) is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge.
Saint Catherine of Alexandria, or Saint Catharine of Alexandria, also known as Saint Catherine of the Wheel and The Great Martyr Saint Catherine (Ϯⲁⲅⲓⲁ Ⲕⲁⲧⲧⲣⲓⲛ, ἡ Ἁγία Αἰκατερίνη ἡ Μεγαλομάρτυς – translation: Holy Catherine the Great Martyr) is, according to tradition, a Christian saint and virgin, who was martyred in the early 4th century at the hands of the pagan emperor Maxentius.
Charles Kirkby Robinson (1826 – 1909) was a British clergyman and academic, whose election to the Mastership of St Catharine's College, Cambridge in 1861 caused great controversy.
Charles Wycliffe Goodwin (1817–1878) was an English Egyptologist, bible scholar, lawyer and judge.
The Clerk of the House of Commons is the chief executive of the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom, and before 1707 of the House of Commons of England.
This is a list of the colleges within the University of Cambridge.
The Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption is responsible for monitoring corruption and moral standards for both the public and private realm in Hong Kong.
Corpus Christi College (full name: "The College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary", often shortened to "Corpus", or previously "The Body") is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.
The Cathedral Church of St Michael, commonly known as Coventry Cathedral, is the seat of the Bishop of Coventry and the Diocese of Coventry, in Coventry, West Midlands, England.
David Armand (born David Whitehead in September 1977) is an English comedian, actor and writer who has performed on stage, film, radio and most notably, television, where the shows he has appeared in include Fast and Loose, Episodes, How Not to Live Your Life, Pulling, The Armstrong & Miller Show, Swinging, and Peep Show.
David Armitage (born 1965) is a British historian who has written on international and intellectual history.
David Winton Harding (born August 1961) is a British billionaire businessman, and the founder and CEO of Winton Group.
Donald Alfred Davie (17 July 1922 – 18 September 1995) was an English Movement poet, and literary critic.
Donald Oliver Soper, Baron Soper (31 January 1903 – 22 December 1998) was a prominent Methodist minister, socialist and pacifist.
Downing College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge and currently has around 650 students.
Edward IV (28 April 1442 – 9 April 1483) was the King of England from 4 March 1461 to 3 October 1470, and again from 11 April 1471 until his death.
Sir Emyr Jones Parry (born 21 September 1947) is a British retired diplomat.
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed (13 May 1905 – 11 February 1977) was the fifth President of India from 1974 to 1977 and also the 2nd President of India to die in office.
A fellow is a member of a group (or fellowship) that work together in pursuing mutual knowledge or practice.
Fellowship of the Royal Society (FRS, ForMemRS and HonFRS) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society judges to have made a "substantial contribution to the improvement of natural knowledge, including mathematics, engineering science and medical science".
Ferguson plc is a multinational building materials distribution company headquartered in Reading, United Kingdom.
Sir Foley Newns (30 January 1909 – 21 June 1998) was a member of the Colonial Service from 1932-71.
Francis Charles Albert Cammaerts, DSO (16 June 1916 – 3 July 2006) was an outstanding Special Operations Executive (SOE) agent who organised French Resistance groups to sabotage German communications in occupied France.
From Russia with Love is a 1963 British spy film and the second in the ''James Bond'' film series produced by Eon Productions, as well as Sean Connery's second role as MI6 agent James Bond.
Sir Geoffrey Edwin Pattie (born 17 January 1936) is a former British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament.
Geoffrey Thomas Barnes, CBE, JP (18 August 1932 - 11 February 2010) was a British colonial government official, civil servant, military serviceman and author.
George Elwes Corrie (1793–1885) was an English churchman and academic, Master of Jesus College, Cambridge from 1849.
George Christopher Nash (born 2 October 1989) is a British rower.
The UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) is the personal adviser on science and technology-related activities and policies to the Prime Minister and the Cabinet; and head of the Government Office for Science.
The Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) is an intelligence and security organisation responsible for providing signals intelligence (SIGINT) and information assurance to the government and armed forces of the United Kingdom.
Governor-general (plural governors-general) or governor general (plural governors general), in modern usage, is the title of an office-holder appointed to represent the monarch of a sovereign state in the governing of an independent realm.
Grange Road is a road in Cambridge, England.
Hannah Yelland (born 1976) is the stage name of Hannah Bahar (formerly Hannah Roberts), a British actress now living and working in the United States.
Harivansh Rai Srivastava (27 November 1907 – 18 January 2003), known by his pen name Bachchan, was an Indian poet of the Nayi Kavita literary movement (romantic upsurge) of early 20th century Hindi literature.
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Henry William Bunbury (1750 – 7 May 1811) was an English caricaturist.
Henry Philpott (17 November 1807 – 10 January 1892) was an Anglican bishop and academic.
Henry VI (6 December 1421 – 21 May 1471) was King of England from 1422 to 1461 and again from 1470 to 1471, and disputed King of France from 1422 to 1453.
Herbert Rowse Armstrong TD.
A Hobson's choice is a free choice in which only one thing is offered.
The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Howard John Brenton FRSL (born 13 December 1942) is an English playwright and screenwriter.
Sir Ian Murray McKellen (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor.
Ian Keith Meakins (born 31 August 1956) is a British businessman.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
James Shirley (or Sherley) (September 1596 – October 1666) was an English dramatist.
Dame Jean Olwen Thomas, (born 1 October 1942) is a Welsh biochemist, former Master of St Catharine's College, Cambridge, and Chancellor of Swansea University.
Jeremy Dickson Paxman (born 11 May 1950) is a British broadcaster, journalist, and author.
Jesus College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
Joanne Michèle Sylvie Harris, (born 3 July 1964) is an English author, known for her award-winning novel Chocolat.
John Addenbrooke (1680 – 7 June 1719) was an English medical doctor who left more than £4,500 in his will for the founding of a hospital for the poor.
John Bacchus Dykes (10 March 1823 – 22 January 1876) was an English clergyman and hymnist.
John Bayliss (1919–2008) was a British poet and significant literary editor of the World War II period; later in life a civil servant.
John Bond LL.D. (1612–1676) was an English jurist, Puritan clergyman, member of the Westminster Assembly, and Master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge.
John Bradford (1510–1555) was an English Reformer, prebendary of St. Paul's, and martyr.
Lieutenant-General John Cutts, 1st Baron Cutts, PC (Ire) (1661 – 25 January 1707), British soldier and author.
John Ray FRS (29 November 1627 – 17 January 1705) was an English naturalist widely regarded as one of the earliest of the English parson-naturalists.
John Strype (1 November 1643 – 11 December 1737) was an English clergyman, historian and biographer.
Sir Andrew Jonathan Bate, CBE, FBA, FRSL (born 26 June 1958), is a British academic, biographer, critic, broadcaster, novelist and scholar.
Sir Kenneth Anthony Bradshaw KCB (1 September 1922 – 31 October 2007) was Clerk of the House of Commons in the United Kingdom from 1983 to 1987.
King's College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Leopold John "Leo" Genn (9 August 1905 – 26 January 1978) was an English actor and barrister.
Group Captain Leslie Bonnet, MA, LLB, Order of the Cloud and Banner with Special Rosette (22 August 1902 – 10 December 1985) was an RAF officer, short-story writer and duck-breeder, creating the Welsh Harlequin Duck, the only true Welsh duck breed.
Robert James Leslie Halliwell (23 February 1929 – 21 January 1989) was a British film critic, encyclopaedist and television impresario who in 1965 compiled The Filmgoer's Companion, the first one-volume encyclopaedia devoted to all aspects of the cinema.
Lilian Rachel Greenwood (born 26 March 1966) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Nottingham South since the 2010 general election.
This is a list of Masters of St Catharine's College, Cambridge listed by year of appointment.
In celestial navigation, lunar distance is the angular distance between the Moon and another celestial body.
Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia.
Clarence Malcolm Lowry (28 July 1909 – 26 June 1957) was an English poet and novelist who is best known for his 1947 novel Under the Volcano, which was voted No. 11 in the Modern Library 100 Best Novels list.
Sir Mark Edward Welland, (born 18 October 1955) is professor of nanotechnology at the University of Cambridge and head of the Nanoscience Centre.
Martin Andrew Crimp (born 14 February 1956 in Dartford, Kent) is a British playwright.
A Master (more generically called a Head of House or Head of College) is the head or senior member of a college within a collegiate university, principally in the United Kingdom.
Maurice Glasman, Baron Glasman (born 8 March 1961) is an English political theorist, academic, social commentator, and Labour life peer in the House of Lords.
The May Bumps (also May Races, Mays) are a set of rowing races, held annually on the River Cam in Cambridge.
Michael Wolfgang Laurence Morris, Baron Naseby, PC (born 25 November 1936) is a British Conservative Party politician.
Modern Library's 100 Best Novels is a list of the best English-language novels of the 20th century as selected by the Modern Library, an American publishing company owned by Random House.
Sir Morien Bedford Morgan CB FRS(20 December 1912 – 4 April 1978), was a noted Welsh aeronautical engineer, sometimes known as "the Father of Concorde".
Nathaniel Bacon (January 2, 1647 – October 26, 1676) was a colonist of the Virginia Colony, famous as the instigator of Bacon's Rebellion of 1676, which collapsed when Bacon himself died from dysentery.
The National Gallery is an art museum in Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, in Central London.
The Rev Dr Nevil Maskelyne DD FRS FRSE (6 October 1732 – 9 February 1811) was the fifth British Astronomer Royal.
Sir Nicholas Beaver Penny (born 21 December 1949) is a British art historian.
Noel Thompson (born 1957 Belfast) is a Northern Irish news journalist with BBC Northern Ireland.
An organ scholar is a young musician employed as a part-time assistant organist at a cathedral, church or institution where regular choral services are held.
Oxbridge is a portmanteau of "Oxford" and "Cambridge"; the two oldest, most prestigious, and consistently most highly-ranked universities in the United Kingdom.
Paul King (born 1978) is a British writer and director.
Peter Boizot, MBE (born 16 November 1929) is an English entrepreneur, restaurateur, politician, art collector and philanthropist.
Sir Peter Reginald Frederick Hall CBE (22 November 1930 11 September 2017) was an English theatre, opera and film director whose obituary in The Times declared him "the most important figure in British theatre for half a century" and on his death a Royal National Theatre statement declared that Hall’s "influence on the artistic life of Britain in the 20th century was unparalleled".
Sir Peter Geoffrey Hall, FBA (19 March 1932 – 30 July 2014) was an English town planner, urbanist and geographer.
Sir Peter Bernhard Hirsch HonFRMS FRS (born 16 January 1925) is a figure in British materials science who has made fundamental contributions to the application of transmission electron microscopy to metals.
Peter David Wothers,, is a British chemist and author of several popular textbooks aimed at university students.
Philosophy (from Greek φιλοσοφία, philosophia, literally "love of wisdom") is the study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
PizzaExpress is a restaurant group with over 470 restaurants across the United Kingdom and 100 overseas in Europe, Hong Kong, China, India and the Middle East.
In architecture, a quadrangle (or colloquially, a quad) is a space or courtyard, usually rectangular (square or oblong) in plan, the sides of which are entirely or mainly occupied by parts of a large building (or several smaller buildings).
Queens' College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
Rebecca Maria Hall (born 3 May 1982) is a British-American actress.
Reginald Bernard John Gadney (20 January 1941 – 1 May 2018) was a painter, thriller-writer and an occasional screenwriter or screenplay adaptor.
The Renaissance is a period in European history, covering the span between the 14th and 17th centuries.
Richard Ellef Ayoade (born 12 June 1977) is a British actor, comedian, writer, director and television presenter.
Richard Damian Finn, O.P. (born 27 March 1963) is former Regent of Blackfriars, Oxford and currently is the Novice Master for the English Province of the Order of Preachers.
Sir Robert George Howe (born Derby, England, 19 September 1893, died 22 June 1981) was a British diplomat who served as Governor-General of the Sudan from 1947 to 1954.
Robert Woodlark, D.D. (also spelled Wodelarke) was the Provost of King's College, Cambridge, and the founder of St. Catharine's College, Cambridge.
Sir Robin Buchanan Nicholson, FRS, FREng (born 12 August 1934 Warwickshire England) was a university and then industrial metallurgist, who served as Chief Scientific Adviser, Cabinet Office, from 1983 to 1985.
Robinson College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
Roger Harrabin (born 28 March 1955) is the BBC's Environment Analyst, and one of their senior journalists on the environment and energy.
Roger David Verdon Knight (born 6 September 1946) is an English administrator, cricketer and schoolmaster.
Rona Alison Fairhead, Baroness Fairhead (née Haig; born 28 August 1961), is a Minister of State at the Department for International Trade.
Roy MacLaren, (born 26 October 1934), is a Canadian politician, diplomat, historian, and author.
The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is a major British theatre company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England.
Rupert Edward Elessing Jeffcoat (born 23 June 1970, Edinburgh) is a Scottish organist, composer and Anglican priest.
Samuel F. "Sam" Pickering Jr. (born September 30, 1941) is a writer and professor emeritus of English at the University of Connecticut in Storrs.
The Secretary for Security is the member of the Hong Kong Government in charge of the Security Bureau, which is responsible for public safety, security, and immigration matters.
Sir Thomas Roberts, 4th Baronet (2 December 1658 – 20 November 1706) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1691 and 1702.
The Special Operations Executive (SOE) was a British World War II organisation.
St Catharine's College Boat Club (SCCBC or Catz) is the rowing club for members of St Catharine's College, Cambridge.
St Catherine's College (often called Catz by college members) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.
Stephen Punt (born 15 September 1962) company-director-check.co.uk.
The Sudan or Sudan (السودان as-Sūdān) also known as North Sudan since South Sudan's independence and officially the Republic of the Sudan (جمهورية السودان Jumhūriyyat as-Sūdān), is a country in Northeast Africa.
Shaun Terence Young (20 June 1915 – 7 September 1994) was a British film director and screenwriter best known for directing three James Bond films, including the first two films in the series, Dr. No (1962) and From Russia with Love (1963), as well as Thunderball (1965).
The Mighty Boosh is a British comedy troupe featuring comedians Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding.
Theology is the critical study of the nature of the divine.
Thomas Hobson (c. 15441 January 1631), was an English carrier, best known as the origin of the expression Hobson's choice.
Thomas Sherlock (1678 – 18 July 1761) was a British divine who served as a Church of England bishop for 33 years.
Thunderball is a 1965 British spy film and the fourth in the James Bond series produced by Eon Productions, starring Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.
Sir Tim Waterstone (born 30 May 1939) is a British businessman, author and philanthropist.
The Tompkins Table is an annual ranking that lists the Colleges of the University of Cambridge in order of their undergraduate students' performances in that year's examinations.
Trinity Hall is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England.
Trumpington Street is a major historic street in central Cambridge, England.
Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj ibni Almarhum Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim Shah II (Jawi: تونكو عبدالرحمن ڤوترا الحاج ابن المرحوم سلطان عبدالحميد حاليم شه;, 8 February 1903 – 6 December 1990) was a Malaysian politician who served as the first Chief Minister of the Federation of Malaya from 1955 to 1957, before becoming Malaya's first Prime Minister after independence in 1957.
Under the Volcano is a novel by English writer Malcolm Lowry (1909–1957) published in 1947.
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization tasked to promote international cooperation and to create and maintain international order.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Connecticut (UConn) is a public land grant, National Sea Grant and National Space Grant research university in Storrs, Connecticut, United States.
Waterstones, formerly Waterstone's, is a British book retailer that operates about 250 shops, mainly in the UK and also other nearby countries.
The Welsh Harlequin is a breed of domestic duck originating in Wales.
William Wotton (13 August 1666 – 13 February 1727) was an English theologian, classical scholar and linguist.
Winton Group, Ltd (which includes Winton Capital Management) is a British investment management firm founded by David Harding.
Worcester College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.
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