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Winner, (Robert) Michael (1935–2013), film-maker and food critic

Andrew H. Spicer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


Published online January 2017 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/106011

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Winner, (Robert) Michael (1935–2013), film-maker and food critic, was born on 30 October 1935 at 40 Belsize Grove, Hampstead, London, the only child of George Joseph Winner (1907–1972), businessman, and his wife, Helen, née Zlota (1906–1984), who was born in Praszka, Poland. His paternal grandfather was a Russian Jew who became a naturalized British citizen in 1910 and set up a successful clothing business. ...

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Subjects: Journalism ; Film ; Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction

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