FEATURE OBITUARIES

John Nye

Prof John Nye (Cobham 41)

26 February 1923 – 8 January 2019 Internationally renowned physicist, John, died a month before his 96th birthday. Afte...
Steve Ausnit

Mr Steve Ausnit (Cobham 42)

21 March 1924 – 8 November 2019 Anthony Wallersteiner presenting Steve with the American Worthies Award Steve was...
Nigel Seely

Sir Nigel Seely (Temple 42)

28 July 1923 – 25 April 2019 Nigel was a leading player in the fast-moving London advertising scene of the 1960s and 19...
John Richardson

Sir John Richardson (Chatham 42)

6 February 1924 – 12 March 2019 John was arguably Britain’s most distinguished Art Historian. His achievements have bee...
Cecil Woolf with the bust of Virginia Woolf located in Tavistock Square garden, dedicated in 2004

Mr Cecil Woolf (Chandos 44)

20 February 1927 – 10 June 2019 Publisher and Editor Cecil, was a nephew of Virginia and Leonard Woolf and the last per...
Colin Anson

Mr Colin Anson (Grenville 50)

29 July 1931 – 26 October 2019 Colin used to say his single real achievement as a boy at Stowe was to persuade his Hous...
Derek Jorgensen

Mr Derek Jorgensen (Temple 53)

22 May 1936 – 16 November 2018 When we were children our father always used to talk about how happy he had been at Stow...
David Guyer

Mr David Guyer (Grafton 53)

8 September 1934 – 8 January 2019 After leaving Stowe, David did his National Service in the Navy where he was commissi...
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Dr Jeremy David (Grafton 57)

3 September 1938 - 30 November 2019 Jeremy left Stowe in 1956 having taken his A-levels. After completing his B.A. (H...