Alan Bennett Rank
About Alan Bennett
Alan Bennett worked as a university lecturer before finding fame in 1960 when he teamed up with other actors to write and perform the revue titled “Beyond the Fringe” at the Edinburgh Festival. The English filmmaker is best known for his 1991 work “The Madness of George III” which was later adapted into a film and released four three years later.
His other works include “Talking Heads” and “A Question of Attribution” which focused on Sir Anthony Blunt.
Over the years, Bennett’s popularity has increased due to his interesting books. He’s best known for his 2007 novella “The Uncommon Reader” and the 1991 book “The Wind in the Willows”.
He has also released many audiobooks on stories like “Winnie-the-Pooh” and “Alice's Adventures in Wonderland”.
His parents Lilian Mary Peel and Walter Bennett supported him at the beginning of his career. He was in a relationship with Anne Davies, but she died in 2009. Since then, he has been romantically linked with Rupert Thomas, an editor.
Before starting his education at Exeter College, Oxford, he studied at a number of institutions including Leeds Modern School, and the Joint Services School for Linguists.
He has been decorated with many awards like Tony Award, British Academy Television Award, British Comedy Award, and British Book Award.
In 1996, he declined an opportunity to be made a knight.
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Famous quotes by Alan Bennett
Those who have known the famous are publicly debriefed of their memories, knowing as their own dusk falls that they will only be remembered for remembering someone else.Alan Bennett
F.A.Q. about Alan Bennett
When is his birthday?
Alan Bennett's birthday is on May 9, 1934.
In how many days is his birthday?
Alan's birthday is in 106 days
How old is he?
He is 87 years old.
Where is Alan from?
He was born in Leeds, England, UK.
Alan Bennett's Popularity
Alan Bennett is a famous English author, who was born on May 9, 1934. As a person born on this date, Alan Bennett is listed in our database as the 44th most popular celebrity for the day (May 9) and the 53rd most popular for the year (1934).
People born on May 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Alan Bennett is the 1442nd most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Alan Bennett's birthday, Alan Bennett is the 1539th most famous English and ranks 8th in famous people born in Leeds, England, UK.
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