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

Philip Hoare

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


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), née Isaac (1891-1983). At the time of ...

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