Alistair Cooke


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Noun1.Alistair Cooke - United States journalist (born in England in 1908)
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Harriman, feminist reporter Liz Carpenter, British journalist Alistair Cooke, Secretary of State Dean Rusk, and columnist Jack Anderson.
Alistair Cooke was a British journalist known for the former weekly radio series Letter from America, while Alistair Cooke (Baron Lexden) is a British historian and a member of the House of Lords.
Now called the Arqiva Hall of Fame, the prestigous club includes the likes of Chris Evans, Kenny Everett, Alistair Cooke, The Goons and Tony Hancock.
5 JOURNALIST, TV presenter and host of BBC Radio 4's Letter from America Alistair Cooke filmed a short introduction when Poldark was first shown in America as part of popular PBS Masterpiece Theatre series.
In 1971, "Masterpiece Theatre'' premiered on PBS with host Alistair Cooke introducing the drama series "The First Churchills.
Like Alistair Cooke, who opted for US citizenship, Mr Webb is far from uncritical yet still unashamedly pro-American.
In 2004 comedian Tim Vine broke which ANSWERS: 1 Malta; 2 Fermat's Last Theorem; 3 Diane Modahl; 4 The Ottoman Empire; 5 The Sydney to Hobart Race; 6 A black hole; 7 Most jokes told in an hour (499); 8 Asia; 9 Taiwan; 10 Alistair Cooke.
FARCE The sustained crowd abuse directed at the visiting team moved veteran broadcaster Alistair Cooke to describe the last day as "the arrival of the golf hooligan.
He later produced and directed The Fred Waring Show and went on to be a director on Omnibus, hosted by Alistair Cooke.
ALISTAIR COOKE 7 Always fighting with his technique but mentally strong.
This, the only extant footage of Chaplin in secluded repose, comes from a home movie shot by Alistair Cooke, the British/American journalist, television host, and bon vivant, whose life Rachel Jardine commemorates in her even-handed documentary, The Unseen Alistair Cooke.
ANSWERS FOLLOW MY LEADER 1 Alistair Darling; 2 Alistair Maclean; 3 Alistair Cooke.