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Highgate,

residential area within Camden, Islington, and Haringey boroughs, London, England. The house where Francis Bacon died is in Highgate, and Herbert Spencer, George Eliot, and Karl Marx are buried in Highgate cemetery in Camden. Highgate School, a public school founded in 1565, is there.
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com Highgate, London Best known for the grave of philosopher and writer Karl Marx, on which Norman Stanley Fletcher (Ronnie Barker) in Porridge claimed his daughter was conceived.
Terry Jones and Michael Palin at the unveiling of a British Comedy Society plaque outside The Angel Inn in Highgate, London, yesterday dedicated to former Monty Python star Graham Chapman
His wife Alicia is an architect who now works as a curator and they live in Highgate, London, with their children Scarlett, eight, and Mason, three.
Mrs Russell knows that Ernest was born in Highgate, London, in about 1885, the son of George Ernest and Henrietta Harriet Claydon.
Sticks of dynamite and a triggering device were found near Karl Marx's tomb in Highgate, London.
Also on trial are Scott Gelsthorpe, 32, from Kettering, Northamptonshire; David Carroll, 58, of Highgate, London - both of whom helped run the Active Investigation Services - his computer expert son Daniel Carroll, 36, from London, and another customer, Maurice Kennedy, 58, of north London.
His back-combed Mod hairstyle was outrageously girlie even by the day's standards and he showed an early liking for tartan with loud hipster flares - a nod to his Scottish roots despite being born in Highgate, London.
St Paul's Square is becoming Birmingham's answer to Highgate, London, perhaps.
MICHAEL'S PARISH CHURCH, HIGHGATE, LONDON ON TRINITY SUNDAY, JUNE 6,1971 ON THE 127TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF GERARD MANLEY HOPKINS
Soon he took over the classes at LA Fitness Centre near his home in Highgate, London, and ran sessions for other fatties.
With a daily diary, the rules and a history of the fame Academy itself, the multimillion pound Witanhurst House in Highgate, London, it will give hardy fans another dose of the Fame Academy.