Michael Thomas NICHOLSON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1937-01-09
Education Prince Rupert Wilhelmshaven Germany, Univ of Leicester (BA)
Books & Publications
Recreations tennis, sailing
Clubs N/A
Style Michael Nicholson, Esq, OBE
Career served RAF 1955-57; political writer DC Thompson 1962-63; ITN: foreign corr 1963-82 and 1985-, bureau corr Southern Africa 1976-81, newscaster 1982-85, Washington corr Channel 4 1989; currently: corr Tonight prog (ITV), contrib Radio 4; wars covered incl: Nigeria/Biafra 1968-69, Ulster 1968-75, Vietnam 1969-75, Cambodia (incl invasion of Laos) 1972-75, Jordan (incl Dawson's Field and Black September) 1970, Indo-Pakistan War 1971, Yom Kippur War 1973, Rhodesian War 1973-80, invasion of Cyprus 1974, Beirut Lebanon 1975, Angolan Civil War 1975-78, Falklands War (awarded Falklands medal) 1982, Gulf War (awarded Gulf medal) 1991; Hon MA Univ of Leicester; FRGS 1983, fell Royal Cwlth Soc 1983; >ir< American Emmy nomination 1969, British Broadcasting Guild award 1974, RTS award 1974, Silver Nymph award (for Vietnam report) Monte Carlo Film Festival 1975, RTS Reporter of the Year (for Angola 1979, for Falklands 1983, for Yugoslavia 1992), BAFTA Richard Dimbleby award 1983, VALA award 1983, RTS Journalist of the Year 1991
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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