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John Harvey-Jones (1924–2008)

John Harvey-Jones was born on April 16, 1924 in Hackney, London, England as John Henry Harvey-Jones. He was married to Mary Evelyn Atcheson. He died on January 9, 2008 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England. See full bio »

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 1997 Richard and Judy Exclusive (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Himself
 1994 Breaking Glass (TV Series documentary)
 1992-1993 Masterchef (TV Series)
- Episode #4.13 (1993) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
- Episode #3.7 (1992) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
 1980-1993 Question Time (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 March 1993 (1993) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
- Episode dated 30 January 1992 (1992) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
- Episode dated 1 November 1990 (1990) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
- Episode dated 24 May 1990 (1990) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
- Episode dated 24 September 1987 (1987) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
 1990 Troubleshooter (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1986 The Richard Dimbleby Lecture (TV Series documentary)
- Does Industry Matter? (1986) ... Himself (as Sir John Harvey-Jones)
 1984 All Our Working Lives (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Chairman, ICI
- Chemicals: Scientific Change (1984) ... Himself - Chairman, ICI

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Sir John Harvey-Jones

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In his teens, he attended the Royal Naval College, and went to sea at the age of 16. His ship was torpedoed twice. Later in WWII, he served in submarines, carrying out secret missions in the Baltic Sea. See more »


Colorful ties and long, unkempt hair

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