David Frost Demographics:
- Name - Sir David Paradine Frost
- Surname - Frost
- Honours - OBE, Knighthood (1993).
- Born - 7 April 1939
- Birthplace - Tenterden, Kent (UK)
- Father - Rev. W.J. Paradine Frost (Methodist minister)
- Nationality - British (English)
- Occupation - media personality, journalist, comedian, writer.
- Pioneer of political satire on television.
- Ground breaking journalist conducting serious interviews with various political figures (famously Richard Nixon).
- Currently has a weekly TV program Frost Over the World on Al Jazeera English.
- Fellowship from BAFTA (2005).
- Has an honorary degree from Sussex University (1994).
- Frost is married to Lady Carina (née Fitzalan Howard) - a daughter of the 17th Duke of Norfolk.
- Started training as a Methodist Local Preacher - never completed.
- Attended Gillingham Grammar School and later Wellingborough Grammar School.
- Won a place at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge University - First in English.
- At Cambridge, he edited Varsity, a student newspaper.
- Also edited a literary magazine, Granta, again at Cambridge.
- Secretary of the famous Footlights Drama Society at Cambridge.
Image - David Frost by R. D. Ward, United States Department of Defense (public domain) via Wikipedia.
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