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Ronald Searle (1920–2011)

Ronald Searle was born on March 3, 1920 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as Ronald William Fordham Searle. He is known for his work on St. Trinian's (2007), The Belles of St. Trinian's (1954) and Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (1957). He was married to Monica Ilse Koenig and Kaye Webb. He died on December 30, 2011 in Draguignan, Var, France. See full bio »

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 1970 Scrooge (titles designed by)
 1969 Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies (credit titles designer)
 1966 The Great St. Trinian's Train Robbery (title designer - uncredited)
 1960 The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's (titles - uncredited)
 1957 Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (original drawings) / (titles - uncredited)
 1954 The Belles of St. Trinian's (title designer - uncredited)
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He designed Donald Swann's musical, "Wild Thyme", at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Betty Paul, Denis Quilley, Colin Gordon, Jane Wenham, Stella Chapman, Julian Orchard, Gwen Nelson and Frank Duncan in the cast. Wendy Toye was the director. See more »

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[referring to his imprisonment in Changi Prison, a Japanese Prisoner of War Camp, during World War II] If all your generation - everyone you knew - died when they were nineteen or twenty, you've got the biggest present in the world. You live from day to day thinking "My God, I should have died when I was nineteen and I'm eighty-five now". How many presents can one have in one's life? Every day is... See more »


British artist and cartoonist. His ex-wife, Kaye Webb, was a book-talks broadcaster and authoress. See more »

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