Simon Jenkins

English journalist

Sir Simon David Jenkins FSA FRSL (born 10 June 1943) is a British author, newspaper columnist and editor.[1]

Simon Jenkins

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Jenkins in 2012
Simon David Jenkins

(1943-06-10) 10 June 1943 (age 79)
Birmingham, England
EducationMill Hill School
Alma materSt John's College, Oxford
OccupationJournalist, author
Gayle Hunnicutt
(m. 1978; div. 2009)

Hannah Kaye
(m. 2014)
AwardsKnight Bachelor


Jenkins went to Mill Hill School. He graduated from St John's College, Oxford, where he read Philosophy, Politics and Economics.


  1. "Simon Jenkins | The Guardian". the Guardian. Retrieved 2021-07-06.