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Alan Gerald da Costa

Alan Gerald da Costa, British restaurant chain executive.


  • Costa, Alan Gerald da was born on January 28, 1925 in London. Son of Richard and Elise (Abrahams) da Costa.

  • Education

    • Educated preparatory public schools, Essex and Suffolk, England Entered restaurant business, 1948, and owned more than 100 restaurants, 1969. Sold all restaurant holdings, 1969, but re-purchased them, 1974, again sold most of them, 1979. Now owner, chairman Richoux Restaurants Ltd., London, England, also New York City Served with Royal Air Force, 1943-1947.


    Party affiliation: Conservative party


    Denomination: Judaism


    Clubs: Polo (Windsor Park).


    • Married Maurean Isbel King, September 5, 1950. Children– Linda, Michael.
    • father: Richard Costa
    • mother: Elise (Abrahams) Costa
    • spouse: Maurean Isbel King
    • children: Linda Costa
    • Michael Costa
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    Born January 28, 1925