BIRTHDAYS: Buddy Guy, blues guitarist, 79; Peter Bogdanovich, film director, 76; Sir Clive Sinclair
, inventor, 75; Paul Anka, singer, 74; Frances de la Tour, actress, 71; Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor and former governor of California, 68; Harriet Harman, MP, 65; Kate Bush, singer, 57; Daley Thompson, former athlete, 57; Laurence Fishburne, actor, 54; Lisa Kudrow, actress, 52; Sean Moore, rock drummer (Manic Street Preachers), 47; Jason Robinson, former rugby player, 41.
THE man behind the muchmaligned C5, Sir Clive Sinclair
, was taken back to his inventing heyday when he gave evidence at Birmingham Crown Court in a PS14 million fraud trial.
1 Sir Clive Sinclair
launched the C5 2 Britain and Singapore withdrew from UNESCO 3 In Ireland, shop sales of contraceptives were legalised 4 In Columbia, the Nevado del Ruiz volcano erupted, killing over 20,000 people wordwise The word may sound familiar, but what does it mean?