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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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Known For

Troubleshooter Himself
Question Time
Question Time Himself
Breaking Glass
Breaking Glass Himself


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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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Alternate Names:

Sir John Harvey-Jones

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He was born in the UK, but spent his early childhood in India, where his father was an Army officer and tutor to a young Maharajah. When he was seven, he sent to a strict boarding school in Kent. See more »


Colorful ties and long, unkempt hair

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