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Melly, (Alan) George Heywood (1926–2007), writer and singer

Philip Hoare

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 | ISBN: 9780199239665
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Melly, (Alan) George Heywood (1926–2007), writer and singer

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Melly, (Alan) George Heywood (1926–2007), writer and singer, was born on 17 August 1926 at The Grange, St Michael's Hamlet, Toxteth, Liverpool, the elder son and eldest of three children of Francis Heywood Melly (1900–1961), wool broker, and his wife, Edith Maud (Maudie), ...

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Subjects: Journalism ; Voice ; Blues ; Jazz ; Literature

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