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Kenneth Tynan
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Born in Birmingham, West Midlands
Born on 2nd of April 1927
Died on 26th of July 1980

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Born 1927. Died 1980 - English theatre critic.

Read English at Magdalen College, Oxford. First book He that plays the King (1950). Drama critic until he became literary manager of National Theatre, London (1963-69). Editor in television and films Opponent of censorship. Collected reviews published as Curtains (1961) and Tynan Right and Left (1967).

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