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Waterhouse, Keith Spencerlocked

(1929–2009)
  • Simon Heffer

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Waterhouse, Keith Spencer (1929–2009), novelist, playwright, and newspaper columnist, was born on 6 February 1929 at 17 Low Road, Hunslet, Leeds, the fourth and youngest child of Ernest Waterhouse (1884–1933) and his wife, Edith Elsie, née Spencer (1890/91–1961). His father was an alcoholic door-to-door vegetable salesman—...

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