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Harold Shipman (1946–2004)

Dr. Harold Shipman was born the son of Vera and Harold Shipman. He was the middle of 3 children. His father was a lorry driver and his mother a home maker. In 1957 he studied at High Pavement grammar school (6th form). He was an avid rugby player as a child. His mother's lingering death from lung cancer in June 1963 had a profound effect on the ... See full bio »

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World in Action Himself
Dr Death Himself


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 2002 Harold Shipman: Measuring Evil (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Dr Death (TV Movie)
 1983 World in Action (TV Series documentary)
- A Serious Medical Emergency (1983) ... Himself (as Fred Shipman)
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 1998-2018 Granada Reports (TV Series)
- 26 April 2018: Evening Bulletin (2018) ... Himself (uncredited)
- 14 October 1998: Evening Bulletin (1998) ... Himself
 2018 Harold Shipman: Doctor Death (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Shipman)
 2014 Harold Shipman (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Catching Dr Death (2014) ... Himself (as Shipman)
- Driven to Kill (2014) ... Himself (uncredited)
 2001 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")
- The Osprey/The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman/Not as Private as You Think (2001) ... Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")
- Earth Liberation Front/The Pope's Maestro/The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman (2001) ... Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")

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5 Print Biographies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Fred Shipman | Shipman

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