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Allan, Elkan Philip (1922–2006), journalist and television producer

Anthony Holden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Television. 932 words.

Allan, Elkan Philip (1922–2006), journalist and television producer, was born Elkan Philip Cohen at 16 Hoveden Road, Cricklewood, London, on 8 December 1922, the son of Allan Cohen, (d....

Barnetson, William Denholm, Baron Barnetson (1917–1981), newspaper proprietor and television executive

Edward Pickering.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 873 words.

Barnetson, William Denholm, Baron Barnetson (1917–1981), newspaper proprietor and television executive, was born in Edinburgh on 21 March 1917, the eldest child in the family of three sons...

Barron, Brian Munro (1940–2009), journalist and broadcaster

Michael Leapman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1050 words.

Barron, Brian Munro (1940–2009), journalist and broadcaster, was born on 28 April 1940 at Bristol Maternity Hospital, 50 Southwell Street, Clifton, Bristol, the son of Albert Barron, a...

Braybrooke, Neville Patrick Bellairs (1923–2001), writer and editor

Elizabeth Rosenberg.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Publishing; Journalism. 1090 words.

Braybrooke, Neville Patrick Bellairs (1923–2001), writer and editor, was born at 22A Devonshire Street, London, on 30 May 1923, the only child of Patrick Philip William Braybrooke,...

Brinkley, David

James L. Baughman.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 2863 words.

Brinkley, David (10 July 1920–11 June 2003), broadcast journalist, was born David McClure Brinkley in Wilmington, North Carolina, the son of William Graham Brinkley, a railroad worker, and...

Bromley, John Edward (1934–2002), journalist and broadcasting executive

Garry Whannel.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1393 words.

Bromley, John Edward (1934–2002), journalist and broadcasting executive, was born on 12 January 1934 at 31 Oakwood Gardens, Seven Kings, Ilford, Essex, the son of Edward Dennis Bromley,...

Burnet, Sir James William Alexander [Alastair] (1928–2012), journalist and broadcaster

Trevor McDonald.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1646 words.

Burnet, Sir James William Alexander [Alastair] (1928–2012), journalist and broadcaster, was born at 2 Storth Avenue, Fulwood, Sheffield, on 12 July 1928, the son of Alexander Burnet...

Carpenter, Harry Leonard (1925–2010), sports journalist and broadcaster

Richard Haynes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Radio; Journalism. 1127 words.

Carpenter, Harry Leonard (1925–2010), sports journalist and broadcaster, was born on 17 October 1925 at 110 Portland Road, South Norwood, London, the only child of Harry Carpenter, a fish...

Collingwood, Charles Cummings

Albert Auster.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1096 words.

Collingwood, Charles Cummings (04 June 1917–03 October 1985), broadcast journalist and foreign correspondent, was born in Three Rivers, Michigan, the son of George Harris Collingwood, a...

Cox, Sir Geoffrey Sandford (1910–2008), journalist and broadcasting executive

Philip Purser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1403 words.

Cox, Sir Geoffrey Sandford (1910–2008), journalist and broadcasting executive, was born on 7 April 1910 at Palmerston North, New Zealand, the youngest of three sons of Charles William...

Dando, Jill Wendy (1961–1999), journalist and television broadcaster

Nick Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1054 words.

Dando, Jill Wendy (1961–1999), journalist and television broadcaster, was born on 9 November 1961 in Weston-super-Mare, the only daughter and younger child of (Herbert) Jack Dando (b....

Ffitch, George Norman (1929–2001), journalist and broadcaster

David Nicholas.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1009 words.

Ffitch, George Norman (1929–2001), journalist and broadcaster, was born at 29 Charlotte Street, West Ham, London, on 23 January 1929, the son of Robert George Ffitch, railway porter, and...

Ford, Paul Leicester

Charles W. Carey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Television; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1128 words.

Ford, Paul Leicester (23 March 1865–08 May 1902), historian and novelist, was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Gordon Lester Ford, a businessman and political figure, and Emily...

Frederick, Pauline Annabel

Carolyn D. Tozier.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1485 words.

Frederick, Pauline Annabel (13 February 1908–09 May 1990), journalist, was born in Gallitzin, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Matthew Phillip Frederick, a postmaster, and Susan Catharine...

Friendly, Fred W.

Thomas W. Collins.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 2701 words.

Friendly, Fred W. (30 October 1915–03 March 1998), broadcast journalist and television producer, was born Ferdinand Friendly Wachenheimer in New York City, the son of Samuel Wachenheimer, a...

Gould, Jack

Lewis L. Gould.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1174 words.

Gould, Jack (05 February 1914–24 May 1993), journalist, was born John Ludlow Gould in New York City, the son of John W. Gould and Evelyn Fisk. His father was an engineer and automobile...

Hanrahan, Brian (1949–2010), journalist and broadcaster

Bob Chaundy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 1038 words.

Hanrahan, Brian (1949–2010), journalist and broadcaster, was born on 22 March 1949 at North Middlesex County Hospital, Edmonton, London, the younger son of Thomas Hanrahan, painter and...

Harris, (David) Kenneth (1919–2005), journalist and broadcaster

Donald Trelford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Radio; Journalism. 1323 words.

Harris, (David) Kenneth (1919–2005), journalist and broadcaster, was born at Aberaman, Glamorgan, on 11 November 1919, the only son and elder child of David Harris, a market gardener, and...

Harrod, Dominick Roy (1940–2013), journalist and broadcaster

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Journalism. 6 words.

See Harrod, Sir (Henry) Roy Forbes

Hay [née Board], Elizabeth Joyce (Jocelyn) (1927–2014), writer, broadcaster, and campaigner

Colin Browne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Radio; Journalism. 1355 words.

Hay [née Board], Elizabeth Joyce (Jocelyn) (1927–2014), writer, broadcaster, and campaigner, was born on 30 July 1927 in Ffrwd Vale, Neath, Glamorgan, the daughter of William George Board...