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David Dimbleby

David Dimbleby, British broadcast journalist, newspaper company executive.

Background

  • Dimbleby, David was born on October 28, 1938 in London. Son of Frederick Richard and Dilys (Thomas) Dimbleby.

  • Education

    • Student, Charterhouse, Christ Church, Oxford. Student, University Paris. Student, University Perugia.

    Career

    • News reporter British Broadcasting Corporation, Bristol, 1960—1961. Presenter and interviewer various science, religious, and political programs British Broadcasting Corporation-television, 1961—1963, foreign affairs film reporter and director, 1964—1965, reporter, Panorama, 1967—1969, presenter 24 hours, 1969—1972, with, Nationwide, 1982, with, Question Time, since 1994, presenter, 1974—1977, 1980—1981, Dimbleby Talk-In, 1972—1974. Special correspondent Columbia Broadcasting System News, 1966.

      Managing director Dimbleby & Sons Ltd., 1966—1986, chairman, since 1986, Wadsworth Borough News Ltd., since 1986, managing director, 1979—1986. With People and Power, 1982—1983, This Week Next Week, 1984—1986.

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    Sailing, reading, music, not watching television.

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    • Married Josceline Rose Gaskell, 1967. 3 children.
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    • 1960 - 1961
      News reporter British Broadcasting Corporation
      Bristol, Connecticut, United States
    • 1961 - 1963
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1966
      special correspondent Columbia Broadcasting System News
    • 1967 - 1969
      presenter and interviewer various science
      Panórama, Thessaloniki, Greece
    • 1969 - 1972
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1972 - 1974
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1974 - 1977
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1980 - 1981
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1982
      presenter and interviewer various science
    • 1982 - 1983
      with People and Power
    • 1984 - 1986
      with People and Power
    • 1986
      managing director, Dimbleby & Sons Limited
    • 1994
      presenter and interviewer various science
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      • Reporter The White Tribe Africa British Broadcasting Corporation-television, 1979 (Royal television Society Supreme Documentary award), An Ocean Apart, 1988, The Struggle South Africa, 1990 (Emmy award, 91, Golden Nymph award, 91). Co-author (with David Reynolds): An Ocean Apart, 1988.
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