July 17, 1980
urban songwriter/producer, of The Smeezingtons
For other uses, see Philip Lawrence (disambiguation). Philip Ambrose Lawrence, QGM (21 August 1947 -- 8 December 1995) was a London-based headmaster who was stabbed to death outside the gates of his school when he went to the aid of a pupil who was being attacked by a gang. Contents 1 Biography, 2 Murder, 3 Aftermath, 4 Chindamo deportation controversy, 5 Release, 6 Footnotes, 7 External links, Biography: This section does not cite any references or sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.