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Ridley Scott
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Born in South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Born on 30th of November 1937

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Born 1937 - British film director.

Began career as director of television commercials. Debut as film director with The Duellists (1978) followed by Alien (1979), Bladerunner (1982) and Thelma and Lousie (1991). Won an Oscar for Best Picture with Gladiator (1999).

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Death destroys a man, but the idea of death saves him. - E M Forster
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The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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