Buried at Highgate Cemetery (London) - with clues

Can you name the famous people buried at Highgate Cemetery?

Author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and other novels1952-2001
British journalist, executed by Saddam Hussein's regime1958-1990
Television presenter (You've been framed)1948-2008
Painter and printmaker known for his pop art canvasses1936-2005
Mary Ann Evans — the name on the grave is Mary Ann Cross), novelist, common law wife of George Henry Lewes and buried next to him1819-1880
Campaigning journalist and nephew of a former Labour Party leader1937-2004
Marxist historian1917-2012
Communist leader and founder of the Worker-Communist Party of Iran and Worker-Communist Party of Iraq1951-2002
German-born philosopher, historian, sociologist and economist1818-1883
Member of famous British acting dynasty, and social activist1939-2010
Left wing political theorist, father of sibling Labour politicians1924-1994
English scientist who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry.1791-1867
Russian dissident, murdered by poisoning in London1962-2006
Punk impresario and original manager of the Sex Pistols1946-2010
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