BirthdayMay 8, 1926
BirthplaceLondon, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About David Attenborough

    Full name: David Attenborough
    Also known as: Sir David Attenborough, Attenborough, David, David Attenborough
    Education: Cambridge University
    Professions: Writer, Producer, Actor
    Nationality: British
    Work: Member of the Order of Merit Companion of Honour Commander of the Royal Victorian Order Commander of the Order of the British Empire Fellow of the Royal Society Fellow of Zoological Society of London

  2. David Attenborough Measurements

    Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)

  3. David Attenborough Known for

    Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life (2009), State of the Planet (2000), Planet Earth (2006), Survival Island (1996)

  4. David Attenborough Biography

    Sir David Frederick Attenborough /?æt?nb?r?/ OM CH CVO CBE FRS FZS FSA (born 8 May 1926) is an English broadcaster and naturalist.His career as the face and voice of natural history programmes has endured for 60 years. He is best known for writing and presenting the nine Life series, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, which collectively form a comprehensive survey of all life on the planet. He is also a former senior manager at the BBC, having served as controller of BBC Two and director of programming for BBC Television in the 1960s and 1970s. He is the only person to have won BAFTAs for programmes in each of black and white, colour, HD, and 3D.Attenborough is widely considered a national treasure in Britain, although he himself does not like the term. In 2002 he was named among the 100 Greatest Britons following a UK-wide vote. He is a younger brother of the director, producer, and actor Richard Attenborough.

  5. David Attenborough Family

    Spouse: Jane Elizabeth Ebsworth Oriel
    Childrens: Robert Attenborough Susan Attenborough

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