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Norris McWhirter (1925–2004)

Norris McWhirter was born on August 12, 1925 in Winchmore Hill, London, England. He was married to Tessa von Weichardt and Carole Eckert. He died on April 19, 2004 in Wiltshire, England. See full bio »

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(age 78) in Wiltshire, England, UK

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 2004 The Four Minute Mile (TV Movie documentary)
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 2002 Timeshift (TV Series documentary)
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- The Grunwick Strike (2002) ... Himself
 1972-1994 Record Breakers (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter
- Episode #23.1 (1994) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode #22.1 (1993) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode #19.1 (1990) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode #18.1 (1989) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode #17.1 (1988) ... Himself - Presenter
 1992 Bullseye (TV Series)
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- Christmas Special 1992 (1992) ... Himself
 1989 The Guinness Book of Records Hall of Fame (TV Movie)
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 1979 Friday Night, Saturday Morning (TV Series)
Himself - Editor of the Guinness Book of Records
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Himself - Editor of the Guinness Book of Records
 1968 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
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- Episode #1.14 (1968) ... Himself
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 2006 Tory! Tory! Tory! (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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- Path to Power (2006) ... Himself (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Editor of the magazine "Athletics World" from 1952-57. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | See more »

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Born the middle son (and the elder of twins), his father was William McWhirter, managing director of Associated Newspapers and the Northcliffe Newspaper Group, and his mother the former Margaret Williamson. He was a grandson of William McWhirter, inventor of the voltmeter and ammeter. See more »

Trademark:

On the show "Record Breakers", he would answer unrehearsed from memory any question about records that the audience chose to ask

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