Alan Coren (1938-2007)

 

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English satirist, Alan Coren (1938-2007) born
ALAN COREN (1938-2077)
Born June 27, 1938; died October 18, 2007
Alan Coren was an English humourist, writer and satirist.

Coren considered an academic career but decided instead to become a writer and journalist. He began this career by selling articles to Punch and was later offered a full-time job there.

Coren died from the effects of cancer at his home.

20th Century Highlights

Punch
1966-1987: Punch (magazine 1941-2002), literary editor/deputy editor/editor

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1974: The Collected Bulletins of President Idi Amin by Alan Coren

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1975: The Collected Broadcasts of Idi Amin (1975), written by Alan Coren, read by John Bird

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1977-2007: BBC Radio 4’s The News Quiz (1977-), panellist

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1976-1983: The “Arthur” books for children

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1996-2005: Call My Bluff (1965-2005,2011), team captain
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