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Sir Ranulph Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, 3rd Baronet, OBE, commonly known as Ranulph Fiennes, is an English adventurer and holder of several endurance records. He is also a prolific writer. Fiennes served in the British Army for eight years including a period on counter-insurgency service while attached to the army of the Sultanate of Oman. He later undertook numerous expeditions and was the first person to visit both the North and South Poles by surface means and the first to completely cross Antarctica on foot. In May 2009, at the age of 65, he climbed to the summit of Mount Everest. According to the Guinness Book of World Records in 1984, he was the world's greatest living explorer. Fiennes ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Windsor, United Kingdomsee more on Ranulph Fiennes
James Gordon Leaf was a British Army officer and English cricketer who played first-class cricket for the British Army cricket team and played international matches for the Egypt national cricket team. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 72 (1900-1972)
Birthplace: Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdomsee more on James Leaf
Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald Thomas Stanyforth was an Army officer and English amateur first-class cricketer, who played for Yorkshire County Cricket Club and England, captaining England in the four Test matches he played in. Stanyforth was born at Chelsea, London, England, the son of Edwin Wilfred Stanyforth of Kirk Hammerton Hall, Yorkshire. He was educated at Eton and Oxford University. He played for Oxford University in 1914 and then served in World War I. He was awarded the MC and CVO. After the war he played for Combined Services in 1922, Army from 1923 to 1929, MCC from 1923 to 1933 and H. D. G. Leveson Gower's XI in 1926. Stanyforth, a wicket-keeper, captained England against South ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 72 (1892-1964)
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, United Kingdomsee more on R. T. Stanyforth
Major-General Sir John Swinton of Kimmerghame, KCVO, OBE, DL was Major-General Commanding the Household Division and General Officer Commanding London District. ...more on Wikipedia