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Wibberley, Leonard

Marcia B. Dinneen

in American National Biography Online

Published in print January 1999 |
Published online February 2000 | e-ISBN: 9780198606697 | DOI:

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Wibberley, Leonard (09 April 1915–22 November 1983), journalist and author, was born Leonard Patrick O’Connor Wibberley in Dublin, Ireland, the son of Thomas Wibberley, a professor of agriculture, and Sinaid O’Connor, a teacher. Wibberley was the youngest of six children and describes his childhood as “fortunate.” The family moved from Dublin to Cork, where, as Wibberley described in ...

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