Sir Robin Day

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Sir Robin Day, 1923-2000


Lived at: 84 Oakwood Road

Profession: Journalist and Presenter

About his life:
  • President of the Union at Oxford in 1950 and trained for the Bar
  • Embarked on a career in television journalism with ITN and later the BBC
  • Stood unsuccessfully for Parliament as a Liberal (1959)
  • Established television current affairs programmes such as Panorama
  • His show, Question Time, became an extremely popular current affairs programme

Sir Robin Day
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