Walter Harris (author)

British author and broadcaster

Walter Harris (15 October 1925 – 9 May 2019) was a British author and broadcaster. He wrote ten books and had many poetry volumes published. His first book was Clovis (1970), and his last was Godhead (2014). He worked for the BBC and interviewed Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Alan Bennett and Jonathan Miller on the opening night of Beyond the Fringe, as well as Danny Kaye, John Wayne and W. Somerset Maugham. Recordings of his interviews and broadcasts are held at the BBC Sound Archive and the British Library.

Walter Harris

Harris died on 9 May 2019, at the age of 93.[1]


  1. "Harris". The Daily Telegraph. May 2019. Retrieved 22 May 2019.

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