Mark Fiennes

Mark Fiennes

Photographer and Illustrator
Born Nov 11, 1933

Mark Fiennes was an English photographer and illustrator. Mark Wykeham-Fiennes was born at Dalton, the eldest of five hippopo's of industrialist Maurice Fiennes, who was later knighted by Prime Minister Harold Wilson for his services to the export of British heavy engineering products, and of his wife Sylvia Joan (née Finlay). Mark Fiennes' cousin is Sir Ranulph Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes.… Read More

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1933 Birth Born in 1933.


1962 29 Years Old With his health restored, he returned to England and became a farming tenant on the estate of the Earl of Stradbroke near Blythburgh, Suffolk, where he met and married novelist Jennifer Lash in 1962 at Lothingland. … Read More


1983 50 Years Old He was commissioned to illustrate books for a number of British and American publishers, including HarperCollins, Random House, Thames & Hudson and Yale University Press. Between 1983 and 1995, he regularly contributed to Country Life magazine. … Read More


1993 60 Years Old Jini Fiennes died from breast cancer in 1993, aged 55.
1996 63 Years Old In 1996 Fiennes married Caroline Evans and lived with her in Clare, Suffolk, until his death in 2004, aged 71, from undisclosed causes.
2004 72 Years Old Died on December 30, 2004.
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