1 portrait by Brian Shuel
© Brian Shuel / National Portrait Gallery, London
by Brian Shuel
modern bromide print from original negative, 1968
15 1/2 in. x 15 1/4 in. (394 mm x 387 mm) image size
Given by Brian Shuel, 2010
Sitterback to top
- Gordon Giltrap (1948-), Musician; founding member, guitairist and composer for the Gordon Giltrap Band. Sitter in 1 portrait.
Events of 1968back to top
Current affairsEnoch Powell delivers his 'Rivers of Blood' speech in Birmingham in opposition to anti-discrimination legislation and immigration from the commonwealth. The speech is usually regarded as racist and blamed for stirring up racial prejudice. Powell was sacked from the shadow cabinet as a result, but received considerable public approval at the time for his views.
Fay Sislin becomes England first black woman police officer.