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Lynsey de Paul (1948–2014)

Trained in classical music, London-born pianist Lynsey de Paul entered art college and turned her hand to designing album sleeves as a means to boost her income. This awakened her interest in songwriting and some of her first tunes were recorded by other artists in 1971. In 1972, after co-writing her first hit single for The Fortunes ("Storm in a ... See full bio »


(age 66) in London, England, UK

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  Long Live the King (music supervisor) (announced)
 1990 Hearts of Gold (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1984 Gabrielle and the Doodleman (music arranger) / (musician)
 1979 Lena Zavaroni and Music (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... (composer: additional music)
 1977 The Rag Trade (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1977 Hi! Summer (TV Series) (composer - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.7 (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
  Yes, Honestly (TV Series) (composer - 13 episodes, 1977) (performer - 13 episodes, 1977)
- We Are What We Are... Aren't We? (1977) ... (composer: theme song) / (performer: theme song - uncredited)
- I Can't Place the Face But the Name Is Familiar (1977) ... (composer: theme song) / (performer: theme song - uncredited)
- Bringing Up Babuska (1977) ... (composer: theme song) / (performer: theme song - uncredited)
- So If It's a Wrong Number Why Did You Answer the Phone? (1977) ... (composer: theme song) / (performer: theme song - uncredited)
- What Beats a Running Flush - Five Aces? (1977) ... (composer: theme song) / (performer: theme song - uncredited)
 1977 The New Mickey Mouse Club (TV Series) (songwriter - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (1977) ... (songwriter)
  No, Honestly (TV Series) (composer - 13 episodes, 1974 - 1975) (performer - 13 episodes, 1974 - 1975)
- Surprise Surprise (1975) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme music)
- Only Make Believe (1974) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme music)
- Bed, Beautiful Bed (1974) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme music)
- Plenty of Shoulder, Not Much Wheel (1974) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme music)
- Having Them Back (1974) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme music)
 1974 Pilger (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1967 The Golden Shot (TV Series) (composer: theme "Golden Day")
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Other Works:

1993: Her song "There's No Place Like London" was selected as the official theme tune for the London Parade. It was released on CD, credited as "Lynsey & Friends", and featured two school choirs (St. Joan of Arc RC School Choir and Nonsuch High School Chamber Choir) as well as Gareth Hunt, Rula Lenska, Lionel Blair, Lorraine ... See more »

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31 Interviews | 26 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' (1.52 m)

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Attendees at her funeral included friends, Suzi Quatro, actor Tom Conti, spouses Pauline Collins and John Alderton, Esther Rantzen, Mike Batt, broadcaster Henry Kelly, BBC Radio presenter Ed Stewart, etc. (Hendon, North London, UK). See more »


Beauty spot above her lip, right hand side of her face See more »

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