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Malcolm British & World English

The name of four kings of Scotland:

Malcolm X British & World English

(1925–65), American political activist; born Malcolm Little. He joined the Nation of Islam in 1946 and became a vigorous campaigner for black rights, initially advocating the use of violence. In 1964 he converted to orthodox Islam and moderated his views on black separatism; he was assassinated the following year

Malcolm X New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1925–65), American political activist; born Malcolm Little

Lowry, Malcolm British & World English

(1909–57), English novelist; full name Clarence Malcolm Lowry. His experiences living in Mexico in the 1930s provided the background for his symbolic semi-autobiographical novel Under the Volcano (1947)

Fraser, Malcolm British & World English

(B.1930), Australian Liberal statesman, Prime Minister 1975–83; full name John Malcolm Fraser. He was the youngest-ever Australian MP when elected in 1955

Arnold, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1921–2006), English composer and trumpeter, noted especially for his orchestral works and film scores; full name Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold

Bradbury, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1932–2000), English novelist, critic, and academic; full name Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury. As a novelist he was known for satires of university life such as The History Man (1975) and Rates of Exchange (1983)

Campbell, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1885–1948), English motor-racing driver. In 1935 he became the first man to exceed a land speed of 300 mph (483 kph). He also achieved a water-speed record of 141.74 mph (228 km/h), in 1939. His son Donald (Malcolm) (1921–67) was also a motor-racing driver, and in 1964 achieved a speed of 276.33 mph (445 km/h) on water and 403 mph (649 km/h) on land. He was killed attempting to break his own water speed record

Sargent, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1895–1967), English conductor and composer; full name Sir Henry Malcolm Watts Sargent. In 1921 he made an acclaimed debut conducting his own Impressions of a Windy Day. He was responsible for the BBC Promenade Concerts from 1948

Malcolm I in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm I (d.954), reigned 943–54

Malcolm II in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm II (circa 954–1034), reigned 1005–34

Malcolm IV in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm IV (1141–65), grandson of David I, reigned 1153–65; known as Malcolm the Maiden. His reign witnessed a progressive loss of power to Henry II of England; he died young and without an heir

Malcolm III in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm III (circa 1031–93), son of Duncan I, reigned 1058–93; known as Malcolm Canmore (from Gaelic Ceann-mor great head). He came to the throne after killing Macbeth in battle (1057), and helped to form Scotland into an organized kingdom

Donald (Malcolm in Campbell, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1885–1948), English motor-racing driver. In 1935 he became the first man to exceed a land speed of 300 mph (483 kph). He also achieved a water-speed record of 141.74 mph (228 km/h), in 1939. His son Donald (Malcolm) (1921–67) was also a motor-racing driver, and in 1964 achieved a speed of 276.33 mph (445 km/h) on water and 403 mph (649 km/h) on land. He was killed attempting to break his own water speed record

Malcolm Canmore in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm III (circa 1031–93), son of Duncan I, reigned 1058–93; known as Malcolm Canmore (from Gaelic Ceann-mor great head). He came to the throne after killing Macbeth in battle (1057), and helped to form Scotland into an organized kingdom

Malcolm Little in Malcolm X British & World English

(1925–65), American political activist; born Malcolm Little. He joined the Nation of Islam in 1946 and became a vigorous campaigner for black rights, initially advocating the use of violence. In 1964 he converted to orthodox Islam and moderated his views on black separatism; he was assassinated the following year

Malcolm Little in Malcolm X New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(1925–65), American political activist; born Malcolm Little

John Malcolm Fraser in Fraser, Malcolm British & World English

(B.1930), Australian Liberal statesman, Prime Minister 1975–83; full name John Malcolm Fraser. He was the youngest-ever Australian MP when elected in 1955

Malcolm the Maiden in Malcolm British & World English

Malcolm IV (1141–65), grandson of David I, reigned 1153–65; known as Malcolm the Maiden. His reign witnessed a progressive loss of power to Henry II of England; he died young and without an heir

Gerald Malcolm Durrell in Durrell, Gerald British & World English

(1925–95), English zoologist and writer, younger brother of Lawrence Durrell; full name Gerald Malcolm Durrell. In 1958 he founded a zoo (later the Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust) devoted to the conservation and captive breeding of endangered species. Notable works: My Family and Other Animals (1956)

Clarence Malcolm Lowry in Lowry, Malcolm British & World English

(1909–57), English novelist; full name Clarence Malcolm Lowry. His experiences living in Mexico in the 1930s provided the background for his symbolic semi-autobiographical novel Under the Volcano (1947)

Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold in Arnold, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1921–2006), English composer and trumpeter, noted especially for his orchestral works and film scores; full name Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold

Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury in Bradbury, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1932–2000), English novelist, critic, and academic; full name Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury. As a novelist he was known for satires of university life such as The History Man (1975) and Rates of Exchange (1983)

Sir Henry Malcolm Watts Sargent in Sargent, Sir Malcolm British & World English

(1895–1967), English conductor and composer; full name Sir Henry Malcolm Watts Sargent. In 1921 he made an acclaimed debut conducting his own Impressions of a Windy Day. He was responsible for the BBC Promenade Concerts from 1948