Famous British Fencers

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Bob Anderson
(Fight Choreographer)
Bob Anderson
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Birthdate: September 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gosport, Hampshire, England
Died: January 1, 2012
Miles Chamley-Watson
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Birthdate: December 3, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
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Richard Bonehill
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Birthdate: 1948 AD
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Died: February 4, 2015
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George Silver
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Birthdate: 1580 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1622 AD
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William Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough
(British Public Servant, Politician and Fencer)
William Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough
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Birthdate: October 30, 1855
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 9, 1945

Apart from winning medals for fencing and heading the Oxford University Boat Club, William Grenfell, 1st Baron Desborough was also an adventurer who had rowed across the English Channel. A public servant, too, he had been part of the House of Commons for both the Liberals and the Conservatives.

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Richard Kruse
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Birthdate: July 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
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Gillian Sheen
(Olympic athlete)
Gillian Sheen
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Birthdate: August 21, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Willesden, London, England
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Brian Cleeve
(Writer)
Brian Cleeve
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Birthdate: November 22, 1921
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Southend, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 11, 2003

Apart from being an award-winning broadcaster for RTÉ, Brian Cleeve was also a renowned author, with books ranging from Regency romances to crime novels in his kitty. He is best remembered for the Irish bestseller The House on the Rock and his non-fiction works such as the Dictionary of Irish Writers.

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Allan Jay
(Fencer)
Allan Jay
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Birthdate: June 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
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Gerald Ames
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Birthdate: September 12, 1880
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Blackheath, London, England
Died: July 2, 1933
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John Deanfield
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Birthdate: April 28, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marylebone, London, England, United Kingdom
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Amanda Ferguson
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Birthdate: February 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Droylsden, Lancashire, England
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Liz Thurley
(Fencer)
Liz Thurley
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Birthdate: January 6, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wanstead, London, England
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Eloise Smith (fencer)
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Birthdate: January 2, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: England