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Winn, Godfrey Herbert (1906-1971), popular author and journalist

Adrian Bingham

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Winn, Godfrey Herbert (1906-1971), popular author and journalist, was born at Rosemary, Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, on 15 October 1906, the younger son of Ernest Burton Winn (1873-1956), chartered accountant, and his wife, Joan Bristow, née Rodgers (1878-1954). His parents divorced when he was a teenager, and in 1923 his ...

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