Sir Gordon Linacre, CBE

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John Gordon Seymour Linacre

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of John James Linacre and Beatrice Barber Linacre
Husband of Irene A Linacre

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Sir Gordon Linacre, CBE

WWII RAF; Yorkshire Post Newspapers Ltd: md 1965-83, chm 1983-90, pres 1990-; dep chm United Newspapers Ltd 1983-91 (chief exec 1981-88), dir Yorkshire TV 1968-90, chm Chameleon Television Ltd 1991-2009; pres Fédération Internationale des Editeurs de Journaux et Publications 1984-88, former pres Newspaper Soc, former chm and dir Press Assoc, chm Leeds TEC 1989-92; chm Univ of Leeds Fndn 1989-2000; pres Opera North 1998- (chm 1979-98); Hon LLD Univ of Leeds 1991; CIMI

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Sir Gordon Linacre, CBE's Timeline

September 23, 1920
Age 22
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
February 5, 2015
Age 94