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 John Roy Chapman

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John Roy Chapman

  • Birth 27 May 1927 Greater London, England
  • Death 3 Sep 2001 Perigueux, Departement de la Dordogne, Aquitaine, France
  • Burial Golders Green, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England
  • Memorial ID 8221136

Notable British playwright. Started out as a stage playwright, particularly Whitehall farces, with such plays as "Dry Rot"(1958), "Not Now Darling"(1973) and "Simple Spyman"(1958). He later moved into television with productions such as "Are You Being Served?," "Fresh Fields (for which he was awarded an Emmy in 1984), "The Liver Birds" and "Allo Allo!"

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  • Originally Created by: Kieran Smith
  • Added: 30 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8221136
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Roy Chapman (27 May 1927–3 Sep 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8221136, citing Golders Green Crematorium, Golders Green, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .