Recent necrology, 11-26 June 2009

Necrology – a list of notable people who have died recently. Now a regular feature on our blog.

  • Charles Arnold-Baker, 1918-2009 German aristocrat and intelligence officer who wrote a richly eccentric guide to British history
  • Cyril John Freezer, 1924-2009 Engineer and editor who inspired thousands of postwar schoolboys to become model railway enthusiasts
  • Michael Jackson, 1958-2009 American recording artist, entertainer, and businessman
  • Steve Race, 1921-2009 Musician and broadcaster who chaired all 520 episodes of My Music and devised Telegraph crosswords

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