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Derek Bond
Derek William Douglas Bond, MC (26 January 1920 – 15 October 2006) was a British actor.Contents1 Life and career 2 Selected filmography 3 Selected television appearances 4 References 5 External linksLife and career[edit] Bond was born on 26 January 1920 in Glasgow, Scotland. He attended Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
in Hampstead, London.[1] He saw active service with the Grenadier Guards
Grenadier Guards
in North Africa
North Africa
during the Second World War, for which he was awarded the Military Cross.[2] He spent the last few months of the war in Stalag VII-A, a Bavarian POW camp.[1] He enjoyed a varied film, stage and television career, which began in 1938 with experience with the Finchley
Finchley
Amateur Dramatic Society. His conventional good looks secured him a number of dramatic and light comedy roles
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Second World War
Allied victoryCollapse of Nazi Germany Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires Dissolution of the League of Nations Creation of the United Nations Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more...)ParticipantsAllied Powers Axis PowersCommanders and leadersMain Allied leaders Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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South Africa
[Note 1]11 languagesAfrikaans Northern Sotho English Southern Ndebele Southern Sotho Swazi Tsonga Tswana Venda Xhosa ZuluEthnic groups (2014[3])80.2% Black 8.8% Coloured 8.4% White 2.5% AsianReligion See Religion in South AfricaDemonym South AfricanGovernment Unitary dominant-party parliamentary constitutional republic• PresidentCyril Ramaphosa• Deputy PresidentDavid Mabuza• Chairperson of the National Council of ProvincesThandi Modise• Speaker of the National AssemblyBaleka Mbete• Chief JusticeMogoeng MogoengLegislature Parliament• Upper houseNational Council• Lower houseNational AssemblyIndependence from the United Kingdom• Union31 May 1910• Self-governance11 December 1931• Republic31 May 1961•
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Armchair Theatre
Armchair Theatre
Armchair Theatre
is a British television
British television
drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation
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Apartheid
Apartheid
Apartheid
(South African English pronunciation: /əˈpɑːrteɪd/; Afrikaans: [aˈpartɦəit], lit. "separateness") was a system of institutionalised racial segregation and discrimination that existed in South Africa
South Africa
between 1948 and 1994. The system was based on white supremacy and the repression of the black majority (Africans, coloureds and Asian South Africans) for the benefit of the politically and economically dominant Afrikaners
Afrikaners
and other whites
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Ealing Studios
Ealing
Ealing
Studios is a television and film production company and facilities provider at Ealing
Ealing
Green in west London. Will Barker
Will Barker
bought the White Lodge on Ealing
Ealing
Green in 1902 as a base for film making, and films have been made on the site ever since. It is the oldest continuously working studio facility for film production in the world,[1] and the current stages were opened for the use of sound in 1931. It is best known for a series of classic films produced in the post-WWII years, including Kind Hearts and Coronets
Kind Hearts and Coronets
(1949), Passport to Pimlico (1949), The Lavender Hill Mob
The Lavender Hill Mob
(1951), and The Ladykillers (1955)
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Finchley
Finchley
Finchley
(/ˈfɪntʃli/) is an area of North West London, England, in the London Borough of Barnet. Finchley
Finchley
is on high ground, 11 km (6.8 mi) north of Charing Cross
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Bavaria
Anthem: Bayernhymne  (German) "Hymn of Bavaria"Coordinates: 48°46′39″N 11°25′52″E / 48.77750°N 11.43111°E / 48.77750; 11.43111Country GermanyCapital MunichGovernment • Body Landtag of Bavaria • Minister-President Markus Söder
Markus Söder
(CSU – Christian Social Union of Bavaria) • Governing party CSU • Bundesrat votes 6 (of 69)Area • Total 70,550.19 km2 (27,239.58 sq mi)Population (2016-12-31)[1] • Total 12,930,75
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The Loves Of Joanna Godden
Joanna
Joanna
is a feminine given name deriving from Koine
Koine
Greek Ἰωάννα Iōanna from Hebrew
Hebrew
יוֹחָנָה Yôḥānnāh meaning 'God is gracious'. Variants in English include Joan, Joann, Joanne, and Johanna. Other forms of the name in English are Jan, Jane, Janet, Janice, Jean, and Jeanne. The earliest recorded occurrence of the name Joanna, in Luke 8:3, refers to the disciple " Joanna
Joanna
the wife of Chuza," who was an associate of Mary Magdalene. Her name as given is Greek in form, although it ultimately originated from the Hebrew
Hebrew
masculine name יְהוֹחָנָן Yehôḥānān or יוֹחָנָן Yôḥānān meaning 'God is gracious'. In Greek this name became Ιωαννης Iōannēs, from which Iōanna was derived by giving it a feminine ending
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North Africa
North Africa
Africa
is a collective term for a group of Mediterranean countries situated in the northern-most region of the African continent. The term "North Africa" has no single accepted definition. It is sometimes defined as stretching from the Atlantic
Atlantic
shores of Morocco
Morocco
in the west, to the Suez Canal
Suez Canal
and the Red Sea
Red Sea
in the east. Others have limited it to the countries of Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia, a region known by the French during colonial times as “Afrique du Nord” and by the Arabs
Arabs
as the Maghreb
Maghreb
(“West”). The most commonly accepted definition includes Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia, as well as Libya
Libya
and Egypt
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Grenadier Guards
The Grenadier Guards
Grenadier Guards
(GREN GDS) is an infantry regiment of the British Army. It is the most senior regiment of the Guards Division
Guards Division
and, as such, is the most senior regiment of infantry. It is not, however, the most senior regiment of the Army, this position being attributed to The Life Guards. Although The Coldstream Guards
Coldstream Guards
were formed before The Grenadier Guards, the regiment is ranked after the Grenadiers in seniority as, having been a regiment of the New Model Army, the Coldstream served the Crown for four fewer years than the Grenadiers (the Grenadiers having formed as a Royalist regiment in exile in 1656 and the Coldstream having sworn allegiance to the Crown upon the Restoration in 1660). The grouping of buttons on the tunic is a common way to distinguish among the regiments of Foot Guards
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Hampstead
Hampstead
Hampstead
(/ˈhæmpstɪd/ or /-stɛd/), commonly known as Hampstead Village, is an area of London, England, 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of Charing Cross. Part of the London
London
Borough of Camden, it is known for its intellectual, liberal, artistic, musical and literary associations and for Hampstead
Hampstead
Heath, a large, hilly expanse of parkland. It has some of the most expensive housing in the London area
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Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
Navy and Sky Blue          Publication Skylark, Skylight, Scribe, Scope, Timeline, HABS Geographical, Veritas, The ScoreFormer pupils Old HaberdashersSchool Hymns JerusalemWebsite www.habsboys.org.ukThe Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
(also referred to as Haberdashers', Habs or Habs Boys) is a public school for boys aged 4–18 in Elstree, Hertfordshire, England. It is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference
Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference
and of the prestigious Haileybury Group. In 1997, the Daily Telegraph
Daily Telegraph
and the Daily Mail
Daily Mail
named Haberdashers' the best school in the country, and in 2001 and 2017 it was The Sunday Times independent school of the Year. In 2012 and 2016, it was also the top independent boys' school in the country
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Scotland
Scotland
Scotland
(/ˈskɒtlənd/; Scots: [ˈskɔtlənd]; Scottish Gaelic: Alba
Alba
[ˈal̪ˠapə] ( listen)) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.[16][17][18] It shares a border with England
England
to the south, and is otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea
North Sea
to the east and the North Channel and Irish Sea
Irish Sea
to the south-west. In addition to the mainland, the country is made up of more than 790 islands,[19] including the Northern Isles
Northern Isles
and the Hebrides. The Kingdom of Scotland
Kingdom of Scotland
emerged as an independent sovereign state in the Early Middle Ages
Early Middle Ages
and continued to exist until 1707
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Actor
An actor (often actress for females; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance. The actor performs "in the flesh" in the traditional medium of the theatre or in modern mediums such as film, radio, and television. The analogous Greek term is ὑποκριτής (hupokritḗs), literally "one who answers".[1] The actor's interpretation of their role pertains to the role played, whether based on a real person or fictional character
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United Kingdom
The United Kingdom
United Kingdom
of Great Britain
Great Britain
and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
(UK) or Britain, is a sovereign country in western Europe
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