Barry Norman
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Highgate, London
Born on 21st of August 1933

Born 1933 - Journalist and broadcaster.

Worked for a number of newspapers before moving into television. Presented several radio programmes including Today (1974-76) and Going Places (1977-81). Became well known as a film critic beginning with the television series Film 73. Has made a number of documentaries including The Hollywood Greats and Talking Pictures. Won the Richard Dimbleby Award in 1981, made a CBE in 1998.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Barry Norman?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4134 views since 11th May 2007

Brit Quote:
Old men are dangerous: it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to the world - George Bernard Shaw
More Quotes

On this day:
The Hundred Years War begins - 1337, Ashmolean Museum Opens - 1683, Westminster Bridge Opens - 1862
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages