Dunnett, Alastair

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Dunnett, Alastair Gender: M
Alastair MacTavish Dunnett
born on 26 December 1908 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Kilmacolm, Scotland, 55n54, 4w38
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 04°19' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 13°53 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 18°51'


Scottish journalist, writer and newspaper editor.

He edited The Daily Record newspaper for nine years and The Scotsman newspaper from 1956 to 1972. In 1975 he became chairman of Thomson Scottish Petroleum and was much involved in the establishment of the oil terminal at Flotta in Orkney. From the 1950s to the 1980s he was involved in many Scottish cultural activities including being governor of the Pitlochry Festival Theatre (1958–1984)

He died in 1998

Link to Wikipedia


  • Death, Cause unspecified 2 September 1998 in Edinburgh
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Paul Wright quotes birth record


  • Vocation : Business : Top executive
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction