Gilchrist, Andrew Graham

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Name
Gilchrist, Andrew Graham Gender: M
Andrew Graham Gilchrist
born on 19 April 1910 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Lesmahagow, Scotland, 55n39, 3w55
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 28°30' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°17 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 05°28'



Biography

Scottish author and diplomat, his posts included being ambassador to Indonesia (1963-66) and Ireland (1966-1970). He published his first book "Bangkok Top Secret" in 1970; other autobiographical works included "How to Lose Them" published in 1978. His 1988 book, "Death of an Admiral" was fictional but based on his own experiences. His last book, "Malaya 1941". Published in 1992, was a historical account of the surrender of Singapore.

He married Freda Slack in 1946 and they had three children. Freda died in 1987

He died March 6, 1993.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1970 ("Bangkok Top Secret")
  • Relationship : Marriage 1946 (Freda Slack)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1963 (Ambassador to Indonesia)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1966 (Ambassador to Ireland)
  • Death of Mate 1987

Source Notes

Steinbrecher Collection: Paul Wright quotes birth certificate

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat (Diplomat, ambassador)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer (Author)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (History of the surrender of Singapore)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs

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