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Cooper

1. Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
2. Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901--61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
3. Sir Henry. born 1934, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968--71)
4. James Fenimore 1789--1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
5. Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
6. Samuel 1609--72, English miniaturist
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Footballer Frank Worthington, snooker player Willie thorne, comedians Jasper Carrott and ian irving and boxing legend sir Henry Cooper were among the celebrities who had a great time at the event.
MOURNERS lined the streets to pay their respects to heavyweight boxing champion Sir Henry Cooper.
John Spensley, from Middlesbrough, was once a sparring partner for Sir Henry Cooper, who died earlier this month.
WHAT a nice man Sir Henry Cooper was and what a sad loss to the world of entertainment he is.
London, May 3 (ANI): Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has paid tribute to old deceased British friend Sir Henry Cooper, saying 'I will miss my old friend.
Some journalists have fancifully suggested that with more resilient eyes Sir Henry Cooper would have become champion of the world, seeming to forget that Joe beat him twice on points.
The event, which will show off amateur boxing at London's Royal Lancaster hotel, boasts RICKY HATTON and SIR HENRY COOPER as its supporters.
Other items up for grabs included mountain bikes, champagne, balloon flights, signed Sir Henry Cooper boxing gloves, all of which proved very popular with 320 attendees, resulting in pounds 12,000 being raised for the charity WellChild.
SIR HENRY COOPER has urged Lennox Lewis to christen the Millennium Stadium as a major boxing venue - if he beats Mike Tyson in the fight of the century next weekend.
Actor Sir John Mills and former boxing champion Sir Henry Cooper were among those paying their respects.
The youngster wearing the cap is 15-year-old Matty Lamb, who has just conquered an international field to win one of the majors of the national junior game, the 72-hole Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters.
BOXING legend Sir Henry Cooper has left EUR888,820 in his will.