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Arthur Scargill

British trade-union leader. Elected president of the National Union of Miners (NUM) in 1981, he embarked on a collision course with the Conservative government...

Bill Hayden

Australian Labor politician and leader of the Australian Labor Party between 1977 and 1983, minister of foreign affairs from 1983 to 1988, and Australian...

Bobby Kennedy

1 9 2 5 - 1 9 6 8 Younger brother and close associate of John F Kennedy, Robert Kennedy trained as a lawyer, and entered...

David Ben-Gurion

1 8 8 6 - 1 9 7 3 Israeli statesman and socialist politician. He was one of the founders of the state of Israel...

Edward Heath

1 9 1 6 - 2 0 0 5 Edward Richard George Heath was born at Broadstairs, Kent, in 1916 and was educated at Chatham...

Joh Bjelke-Petersen

1 9 1 1 - 2 0 0 5 Johannes ("Joh") Bjelke-Petersen was an Australian right-wing politician, leader of the Queensland National Party (QNP) and...

Robert Muldoon

1 9 2 1 - 1 9 9 2 New Zealand National Party right-of-centre politician and NZ prime minister from 1975 to 1984. Nicknamed "''Piggy'' Muldoon"...

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Colditz

1 9 7 2 - 1 9 7 4 (UK) 28 x 50 minute episodes The setting for this series was the infamous German POW camp Oflag...

Spirit

California's eclectic Spirit blended hard rock and jazz with elements of blues, country and folk to produce a series of acclaimed albums during the...

Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines (1965)

The wacky, adventurous tale of a 1910 air race from London to Paris just when aviators were starting to make rapid progress with their...

Funny Company, The

1 9 6 3 (USA) 260 x 5 minute episodes Located in an underground clubhouse and headed by young Jasper National Park, The Funny Company was less...

Mister Ten Per Cent (1967)

For all his success on TV, in children's shows like Mick and Montmorency and the classic sitcom The Worker, Charlie Drake largely failed to...

Remington Steele

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 8 7 (USA) 91 x 60 min episodes Stephanie Zimbalist starred as L.A. private investigator Laura Holt, with Pierce Brosnan...

ITV Playhouse

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