Subjects of historical plaques - D

Jeanne D'Albret
(1528-1572)
John Owston Dale
(d.1836) lifeboatman
Luigi Dallapiccola
(1904-1975) composer
Frank Dalton
(d.1951) lifeboatman
Roger Daltrey
(1944-present) lead singer
Dan
dog
Fannie Baker Darden
(1829-1890) poet
W. J. Darden
Darlington and Stockton Times
(1847-present) newspaper
George Darsie
Jean Dausset
(1916-2009) member of l'Academie des Sciences
Benjamin Davies
(d.1864) miner
Thomas Davies
inventor of the Stepney Spare Wheel
Steadman Davies MBE
(1925-2010) Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Walter Davies
inventor of the Stepney Spare Wheel
Tamberlaine Davies
(1620-1685) mercer
John Scarlett Davis
(1804-1845) artist
Major Charles Davis
British Army Major
Samuel Davison
inventor
James Day
(d.1836) lifeboatman
Cecil Day Lewis
(1904-1972) Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom
Thomas De Quincey
(1785-1859) author
Deep Fried Mars Bar
(1992-present) Scottish delicacy
Def Leppard
(1977-present) band
Desmond Dekker
(1941-2006) musician
Dorothy Dene
(1859-1899) artist's model
Sandy Denny
(1947-1978) singer-songwriter
Delia Derbyshire
(1937-2001) BBC Radiophonic Workshop pioneer
Didcot, Newbury and Southampton railway
(1885-1964) railway
Samuel Dill
(1844-1924) classical scholar
James Dixon
Isidor Dobrin
Holocaust victim
Dash The Station Dog
dog
Sir Richard Doll CH OBE FRS
(1912-2005) Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Derek Dooley MBE
(1929-2008) Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Douglas railway station
(1873-present) railway station
Margaret Drabble
(1939-present) novelist
Nick Drake
(1948-1974) singer
Druid Street Arch Bombing
(1940) bombing
Count Duckula
animated children's television series
Rev Dr Henry Dudley JP 1st Baronet MA LLD
(1745-1824) Reverend
Sir William Edward Dudley OBE
(1868-1938) Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Walter Dunlop
textile entrepreneur
Seán Dunne
(1956-1995) poet
Duran Duran
(1978-present) band
Durham Militia hospital
(1759-present) hospital
Durham Militia store house
(1759-present) store house
Émile Durkheim
(1858-1917)
Andrea Dykes
(1971-1999) bombing victim
Edmund Beckett MP
(1787-1874) Member of Parliament