John Barry was born 3 November 1933 and died 30 January 2011. His father was a former projectionist who later owned a chain of picturehouses in the north of England. Barry arranged Monty Norman’s James Bond theme for Dr No and scored a further 11 films in the series. His last entry was 1987’ s The Living Daylights. He won five Oscars across his career and was nominated for two more. From Russia With Love saw Barry introduce “007”, an alternative James Bond theme that featured in the films until 1979’ s Moonraker. The eight- note opening of Diamonds Are Forever reflects the eight sides of a diamond.