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date: 26 February 2021

Fisher, Roylocked

  • Fleur Adcock


Fisher, Roy (1930–2017), poet and jazz pianist, was born on 11 June 1930 at 74 Kentish Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, the belated third child of Walter Fisher (1889–1959), a craftsman jeweller, and his wife, Emma, née Jones (1891–1965), who thought their family complete after the births of his siblings ...

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birth certificate
British Film Institute, London
marriage certificate
British Library, National Sound Archive