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(Alfred René John) Paul Ubbelohde (1907-1988), Physical chemist; professor of Thermodynamics. 3 Portraits

Sydney Richard Ubee (1903-1998), Air Vice-Marshal. 4 Portraits

Dame Mitsuko Uchida (1948-), Pianist. 1 Portrait

(Nicholas) Robin Udal (1883-1964), Secretary of the Athenµum. 2 Portraits

Ernest Alexander Udall (1880-1963), Businessman. 4 Portraits

Geoffrey Sturt Udall (1917-1994), Physician and priest. 7 Portraits

Louis Eustache Ude (1769-1846), Chef. 1 Portrait

Paul K. Ueda (active 1950s), Bishop of Hokkaido, Japan. 1 Portrait

William Augustus Frederick Craven, Viscount Uffington (1838-1865), Army officer; son of 2nd Earl of Craven. 1 Portrait

Apolo Kagwa, Katikiro of Uganda (1865-1927), Prime Minister Of Uganda. 1 Portrait

Mrs Ugielli. 1 Portrait

Euan Uglow (1932-2000), Painter. 2 Portraits

Catherine Ugwu (1964-), Ceremonies Executive Producer, LOCOG, London 2012. 1 Portrait

Manfred ('Fred') Uhlman (1901-1985), Writer and painter. 1 Portrait

Stanislaw Konrad Ujejski (1891-1981), General; commander of the Polish Air Force in Britain. 4 Portraits

Galina Sergeyevna Ulanova (1910-1998), Ballet dancer. 2 Portraits

John Ulbricht (1926-2006), Artist. 5 Portraits

Peter Alfred Ullman (1897-1972), Major-General. 5 Portraits

James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater (1855-1949), Speaker of the House of Commons. 29 Portraits

Mary Frances Lowther (née Beresford-Hope), Viscountess Ullswater (1854-1944), Wife of 1st Viscount Ullswater; daughter of Alexander James Beresford-Hope. 3 Portraits

(Annie) Geraldine Ulmar (1862-1932), Actress and singer. 1 Portrait

Alexander Patrick Gregers Richard Windsor, Earl of Ulster (1974-), Son of Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester. 3 Portraits

Umberto I, King of Italy (1844-1900), Reigned 1878-1900. 6 Portraits

Umberto II, King of Italy (1904-1983), Reigned 1946. 1 Portrait

Chuka Umunna (1978-), Labour and Change UK politician; MP for Streatham. 1 Portrait

Florence V. Underdown (née Ludwell), Wife of Thomas H.J. Underdown of Bristol. 1 Portrait

Thomas H.J. Underdown (1872-1953), Member of Bristol City Council; later Lord Mayor. 1 Portrait

Cave Underhill (1634-1710?), Actor. 3 Portraits

Edward Bean Underhill (1813-1901), Missionary advocate. 1 Portrait

Francis Lees Underhill (1878-1943), Bishop of Bath and Wells. 6 Portraits

George Lees Underhill (1813-1881), Iron merchant and Mayor of Wolverhampton. 2 Portraits

Henry Underhill (1822-1882), Solicitor and Clerk of the Peace of Wolverhampton. 2 Portraits

Tony Underhill (1923-1977), Painter. 2 Portraits

Eric Underwood (1984-), Ballet dancer. 1 Portrait

Leon Underwood (1890-1975), Artist. 4 Portraits

Rory Underwood (1963-), Rugby player. 1 Portrait

Dominique Joseph René Vandamme, comte d'Unebourg (1770-1830), French general. 1 Portrait

Gladys Buchanan Unger (1884-1940), Actress and dramatic author. 4 Portraits

Annabel Laura Marguerite Ungoed-Thomas (née Asquith) (1939-1971), Wife of Jasper R. Ungoed-Thomas; daughter of Michael Henry Asquith. 7 Portraits

Sir (Arwyn) Lynn Ungoed-Thomas (1904-1972), High Court Judge. 3 Portraits

Sir Herbert Crofton Campbell Uniacke (1866-1934), Lieutenant-General. 4 Portraits

Sir Robert Uniacke-Penrose-Fitzgerald, 1st Baronet of Corkbeg and Lisquinlan (1839-1919), Oarsman and Conservative politician; MP for Cambridge. 1 Portrait

Unknown child. 3 Portraits

Unknown woman. 7 Portraits

Unnamed Serjeant of the Tower (active 1683). 3 Portraits

Barry Unsworth (1930-2012), Novelist. 1 Portrait

Laura Unsworth (1988-), Hockey player; Olympian. 1 Portrait

Sir Henry Unton (circa 1558-1596), Soldier and diplomat. 1 Portrait

Barry Unwin, Horticulturalist and seed collector. 1 Portrait

George Unwin (active 1789), Reviver of the tin trade to India and China. 1 Portrait

John Harold Unwin (1906-1970), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

Mary Unwin (née Cawthorne) (1724-1796), Wife of Rev. Morley Unwin; friend of the poet William Cowper. 1 Portrait

Sir Raymond Unwin (1863-1940), Architect. 6 Portraits

Sir Stanley Unwin (1884-1968), Publisher. 10 Portraits

Frances Maria Unwin-Heathcote (née Wigram) (1828-1900), Wife of Unwin Unwin-Heathcote; daughter of James Wigram. 1 Portrait

Unwin Unwin-Heathcote (1818-1893), Barrister. 1 Portrait

Shri Kali Prasad Upadhyay (active 1960s), Nepalese diplomat and ambassador to the Court of St James. 1 Portrait

Henry Morris Upcher (1839-1921), Naturalist and ornithologist. 1 Portrait

Sir Gilbert Charles Upcott (1880-1967), Civil servant. 2 Portraits

William Upcott (1779-1845), Autograph collector. 1 Portrait

George Upfold (1796-1872), Bishop of Indiana. 2 Portraits

Gerald Ritchie Upjohn, Baron Upjohn (1903-1971), Judge. 1 Portrait

Gordon Farleigh Upjohn (1912-2001), Major-General. 10 Portraits

John Fitzpatrick, 2nd Earl of Upper Ossory (1745-1818), Irish Peer and politician: MP for Bedfordshire. 5 Portraits

John Upperton (1838-1924), Major-General. 8 Portraits

Dom Wilfred Upson (1880-1963), Abbot of Prinknash and organiser of Boys' Clubs. 10 Portraits

Arthur Percy Upton (1777-1855), General, amateur cricketer and politician; MP of Bury St Edmunds. 6 Portraits

John Upton (1707-1760), Church of England clergyman. 1 Portrait

Edward Upward (1903-2009), Novelist. 9 Portraits

Ahmed Muhammad 'Urabi (Arabi) (1841-1911), Egyptian nationalist. 1 Portrait

Raoul Urbain (1837-1902), Condemned to life hard labour in prison. 1 Portrait

Pope Urban VIII (Maffeo Barbarini) (1568-1644), Pope 1623-1644. 12 Portraits

Guidobaldo da Montefeltro (Guidobaldo I), Duke of Urbino (1472-1508), Italian nobility. 1 Portrait

Andrew Ure (1778-1857), Chemist and scientific writer. 3 Portraits

(Eileen) Mary Ure (1933-1975), Actress. 12 Portraits

James ('Midge') Ure (1953-), Singer and musician; member of Slik, Thin Lizzy, Visage, Ultra Vox and The Rich Kids. 2 Portraits

Percy Neville Ure (1879-1950), Professor of Classics. 4 Portraits

Uriesco, Photographer and assistant to Ida Kar; wife of Ignacio Escobar. 1 Portrait

Sir Brian Edward Urquhart (1919-2021), Under-Secretary-General, United Nations; Major. 1 Portrait

Robert Elliott ('Roy') Urquhart (1901-1988), Major General; General Officer Malaya. 2 Portraits

Sir Robert William Urquhart (1896-1983), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Ronald Walton Urquhart (1906-1968), Major-General. 8 Portraits

Sir Thomas Urquhart (Urchard) (1611-1660), Author and translator. 2 Portraits

John Urry (1666-1715), Literary editor. 1 Portrait

Barbara Urselin (1629-active 1668), Bearded lady. 2 Portraits

Thomas William Urwin (1912-1985), Politician and trade union organiser. 7 Portraits

Cecil Vivian Usborne (1880-1951), Vice-Admiral. 3 Portraits

Henry Charles Usborne (1909-1959), Politician and founder of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on World Government. 5 Portraits

Karen Usborne (1941-), Painter. 1 Portrait

Peter Usborne (1937-), Publisher; co-founder of Private Eye and founder of Usborne Books. 3 Portraits

U-se-do-ha, Sioux Indian. 1 Portrait

Sir George Clemens Usher (1889-1963), Managing Director of International Combustion Ltd. 4 Portraits

Mrs Usher (active 1930s), Toffee-apple seller. 1 Portrait

Lucien Charles Usher-Wilson (1903-1984), Bishop of the Upper Nile. 1 Portrait

Edward Maurice Usherwood (1911-2011), Captain, Royal Navy. 1 Portrait

James Ussher (1580-1656), Archbishop of Armagh. 44 Portraits

Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov (1921-2004), Actor, dramatist and film director. 30 Portraits

Augustus Andrewes Uthwatt, Baron Uthwatt of Lathbury (1879-1949), Judge. 5 Portraits

John Sutton Utterton (1814-1879), Suffragan Bishop of Guildford. 1 Portrait

Alison Uttley (1884-1976), Writer. 1 Portrait

Katharine Barbara Uttley (née St John) (1907-1999), Section Officer Women's Auxiliary Air Force; daughter of Moubray St Andrew Thornton St John St John. 1 Portrait

Sir Boris Petrovitch Uvarou Uvarov (1886-1970), Entomologist. 1 Portrait

Dame Olga Nikolaevna Uvarov (1910-2001), Veterinary scientist. 13 Portraits

Ambrose Edgar Woodall, Baron Uvedale of North End (1885-1974), Surgeon. 4 Portraits

Thomas Uwins (1782-1857), Painter. 4 Portraits

Charles Alexander Vaughan Paget, Earl of Uxbridge (1950-), Son and heir of 7th Marquess of Anglesey. 1 Portrait