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Sue Ryder
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Born in Leeds, West Yorkshire
Born on 3rd of July 1923
Died on 2nd of November 2000

Born 1923. Died 2000 - English philanthropist.

Promoted residential care for the sick and disabled. Established Sue Ryder Foundation in 1953. Writing includes And Morrow Is Theirs (1975).

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