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Allan, Elkan Philip (1922–2006), journalist and television producer

Anthony Holden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Television. 932 words.

Allan, Elkan Philip (1922–2006), journalist and television producer, was born Elkan Philip Cohen at 16 Hoveden Road, Cricklewood, London, on 8 December 1922, the son of Allan Cohen, (d....

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Barnetson, William Denholm, Baron Barnetson (1917–1981), newspaper proprietor and television executive

Edward Pickering.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 873 words.

Barnetson, William Denholm, Baron Barnetson (1917–1981), newspaper proprietor and television executive, was born in Edinburgh on 21 March 1917, the eldest child in the family of three sons...

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Barron, Brian Munro (1940–2009), journalist and broadcaster

Michael Leapman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1050 words.

Barron, Brian Munro (1940–2009), journalist and broadcaster, was born on 28 April 1940 at Bristol Maternity Hospital, 50 Southwell Street, Clifton, Bristol, the son of Albert Barron, a...

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Braybrooke, Neville Patrick Bellairs (1923–2001), writer and editor

Elizabeth Rosenberg.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Publishing; Journalism. 1090 words.

Braybrooke, Neville Patrick Bellairs (1923–2001), writer and editor, was born at 22A Devonshire Street, London, on 30 May 1923, the only child of Patrick Philip William Braybrooke,...

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Brinkley, David

James L. Baughman.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 2863 words.

Brinkley, David (10 July 1920–11 June 2003), broadcast journalist, was born David McClure Brinkley in Wilmington, North Carolina, the son of William Graham Brinkley, a railroad worker, and...

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Bromley, John Edward (1934–2002), journalist and broadcasting executive

Garry Whannel.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1393 words.

Bromley, John Edward (1934–2002), journalist and broadcasting executive, was born on 12 January 1934 at 31 Oakwood Gardens, Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex, the son of Edward Dennis Bromley,...

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Burnet, Sir James William Alexander [Alastair] (1928–2012), journalist and broadcaster

Trevor McDonald.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1646 words.

Burnet, Sir James William Alexander [Alastair] (1928–2012), journalist and broadcaster, was born at 2 Storth Avenue, Fulwood, Sheffield, on 12 July 1928, the son of Alexander Burnet...

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Carpenter, Harry Leonard (1925–2010), sports journalist and broadcaster

Richard Haynes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Radio; Journalism. 1127 words.

Carpenter, Harry Leonard (1925–2010), sports journalist and broadcaster, was born on 17 October 1925 at 110 Portland Road, South Norwood, London, the only child of Harry Carpenter, a fish...

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Collingwood, Charles Cummings

Albert Auster.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1096 words.

Collingwood, Charles Cummings (04 June 1917–03 October 1985), broadcast journalist and foreign correspondent, was born in Three Rivers, Michigan, the son of George Harris Collingwood, a...

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Cox, Sir Geoffrey Sandford (1910–2008), journalist and broadcasting executive

Philip Purser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1403 words.

Cox, Sir Geoffrey Sandford (1910–2008), journalist and broadcasting executive, was born on 7 April 1910 at Palmerston North, New Zealand, the youngest of three sons of Charles William...

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