Bragg, Melvyn

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Bragg, Melvyn Gender: M
born on 6 October 1939 at 00:10 (= 12:10 AM )
Place Carlisle, England, 54n54, 2w55
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Fisher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 11°48' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 08°27 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 28°20'


British writer, editor and presenter of the prestigious arts program, "The South Bank Show," which was the winner of 87 major awards. The show first aired in January 1978, continuing through a twentieth anniversary in Autumn 1996. In Bragg's writing career, his sixteenth novel "Credo" was a religious tale; he has also written a biography of Richard Burton, simply titled, "Rich."

Bragg was married for ten years before his wife committed suicide in 1971. He was deeply affected by the death of his father in 1994.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death of Mate 1971 (Wife committed suicide)
  • Work : New Job January 1978 (Began as the MC for "The South Bank Show")
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Death of Father 1994 (Great loss)

Source Notes

David Fisher quotes his letter, "approximately 12:10 AM."


  • Family : Relationship : Widowed (Wife committed suicide)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (Same TV show for 20 years)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality (Master of Ceremonies)
  • Vocation : Writers : Biographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novels)
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Editor)