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Catherine Cookson (I) (1906–1998)

Catherine Cookson was born on June 27, 1906 in Tyne Dock, South Shields, England as Katherine McMullen. She was a writer, known for The Black Velvet Gown (1991), The Fifteen Streets (1989) and The Tide of Life (1996). She was married to Tom Cookson. She died on June 11, 1998 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 91) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Black Velvet Gown
(1991)
The Fifteen Streets
(1989)
The Tide of Life
(1996)
The Black Candle
(1991)

Filmography

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 2000 A Dinner of Herbs (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (novel)
 2000 The Secret (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (novel)
 1999 Tilly Trotter (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... (novel)
 1998 Colour Blind (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (novel)
 1998 The Round Tower (TV Series) (novel)
 1997 The Moth (TV Movie) (novel)
 1997 Rag Nymph (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
 1997 The Wingless Bird (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
 1996 The Girl (TV Movie)
 1996 The Tide of Life (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... (novel)
 1995 The Gambling Man (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... (novel)
 1995 The Glass Virgin (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... (novel)
 1994 The Dwelling Place (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (novel)
 1994 The Cinder Path (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (novel)
 1993 The Man Who Cried (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991 The Black Candle (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991 The Black Velvet Gown (TV Movie) (novels)
 1989 The Fifteen Streets (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Our John Willie (TV Mini-Series) (author - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (author)
 1979 The Mallens (TV Series) (novel)
 1977 Romance (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- House of Men (1977) ... (novel)
 1971 Joe and the Gladiator (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- The Letter (1971) ... (novel)
- Gladiator in Danger (1971) ... (novel)
- Taggarine Ted (1971) ... (novel)
 1958 Rooney (novel)
 1956 Jacqueline (additional dialogue - novel "A Grand Man")
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Novel: "The Wingless Bird" (filmed as The Wingless Bird (1997)). See more »
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Trivia:

She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1985 Queen's Birthday Honours List and the DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1993 Queen's New Year Honours List for her services to literature. See more »

Nickname:

Katie McMullen See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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