Barrie Franklin Whitehead

23 December 1924–16 January 2010 (Age 85)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Barrie Franklin

Barrie Franklin Whitehead was born on 23 December 1924, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 16 January 2010, in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 85.

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World Events (3)

1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 4

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.
1940

Age 16

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.
1945

Age 21

The UK becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: nickname for someone with fair or prematurely white hair, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + heved ‘head’.2 Irish (Connacht): erroneous translation of Ó Ceanndubháin ‘descendant of the little black-headed one’ ( see Canavan ), as if from Gaelic ceann ‘head’ + bán ‘white’.3 Translated form of German Weisshaupt ( see Weishaupt ) or Weisskopf ( see Weiskopf ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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