- Arthur Bow·en [boh-uh n] /ˈboʊ ən/, 1862–1928, U.S. painter.
- Joseph Edward,1876–1958, U.S. lawyer and diplomat.
- Peter Maxwell,born 1934, English composer.
- (William) Robertson,1913–1995, Canadian novelist, playwright, and essayist.
- a town in SE Florida.
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Someone who had known her for years told Davies that she could at times seem like “the beating heart of the Devil.”
As Davies tells it, monogamy did not have much of a grip on the upper levels of public life.
Everything that Davies uncovered led back to one place, the newsroom of the News of The World.
Davies is a freelancer “so I hide out in my study down in deepest Sussex.”
He could, if he chose, go deeper than Davies into his own soul and the truth of how orders were given and executed.
The brushing and burning, however, were done by Davies's men.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman
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The Governor and the captain came to lunch in the absence of Mr. Davies.
"Our chaps in mischief for sure, probably," said Mr. Davies.
I could almost hear Davies saying that, as if Pater had never so much as thought of it.
The artistic versatility of Davies is too familiar to comment upon.
- Sir John. 1569–1626, English poet, author of Orchestra or a Poem of Dancing (1596) and the philosophical poem Nosce Teipsum (1599)
- Sir Peter Maxwell. born 1934, British composer whose works include the operas Taverner (1967), The Martyrdom of St Magnus (1977), and Resurrection (1988), nine symphonies, and the ten Strathclyde Concertos; Master of the Queen's Music from 2004
- (William) Robertson. 1913–95, Canadian novelist and dramatist. His novels include Leaven of Malice (1954), Fifth Business (1970), The Rebel Angels (1981), What's Bred in the Bone (1985), and The Cunning Man (1994)
- W (illiam) H (enry). 1871–1940, Welsh poet, noted also for his Autobiography of a Super-tramp (1908)
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