Aspinall, Neil b. October 13, 1941 d. March 24, 2008 British record producer and music industry executive. A childhood friend of Paul McCartney and George Harrison, he went on to head The Beatles' company Apple Corps. The Beatles later employed Aspinall as their road manager and personal assistant, which included driving his old Commer van to and from shows, both day and night. After Mal Evans started working for The Beatles, Aspinall was promoted to become their personal assistant, later becoming chief executive of their company, Apple Corps. On...[Read More] Cause of death: Lung cancer Teddington Cemetery, Teddington, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England Plot: section Cu, Grave 104
Blackmore, Richard Doddridge b. June 7, 1825 d. January 20, 1900 British Author. He is best remembered for his novel "Lorna Doone" (1869), a recreation of his native Exmoor during the 17th century, which established him in the front rank of British novelists of that time. He was born at Longworth in Berkshire (now Oxfordshire), England where his father was Curate-in-Charge of the local parish. His mother died from typhus a few months after his birth and his father moved several times and he was taken to live with his aunt. In 1831 his father remarried and he...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Teddington Cemetery, Teddington, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England Plot: Section Fc, grave number 33.
Clarke, John Sleeper b. September 3, 1833 d. September 24, 1899 Actor. He appeared regularly on stages in Boston, New York and Philadelphia before and during the Civil War. He was primarily a popular comic and eventually owned several theatres. He was married to Asia Booth Clarke, John Wilkes Booth's sister, separating from her after the Lincoln assassination. He had grown up with the Booths and had been close to them since childhood. He left the United States in 1867 to live and work in England, remaining there for the rest of his life, except for brief...[Read More] (Bio by: Barry Sharpe) Teddington Cemetery, Teddington, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England