Historical records matching Albert William Godfrey
About Albert William Godfrey
Attended Northeastern School of Broadcasting and was twin brother of Alfred P. Godfrey, Jr. Also, was named Alfred William Godfrey as a baby. Alfred W. Godfrey event: Census event date: 1930 event place: Boston (Districts 1-250), Suffolk, Massachusetts gender: Male age: 0 marital status: Single race: Negro birthplace: Massachusetts estimated birth year: 1930 immigration year: relationship to head of household: Son father's birthplace: Massachusetts mother's birthplace: Florida. He was the news director at radio station WILD in Boston for two decades. He died at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, MA after suffering a heart attack at a friend's house in the Back Bay. He was 59 and lived in Dorchester. Born Albert William Godfrey on Beacon Hill, Mr. Williams worked as a reporter for WLVI-TV (Ch. 56) and WNEV-TV (Ch. 7) before joining WILD. He was heard daily in a five-minute investigative program called "A Closer Look." Earlier in his on-air career he was host of an afternoon talk show.