Sydney Newman

About Sydney Newman

Birth Day: April 1, 1917
Birth Place: Toronto, Canada

Sydney Newman

Sydney Newman was born on April 1, 1917 in Toronto, Canada. Canadian-born television producer and writer who played a key role in The Avengers and Doctor Who, both legendary British TV series.
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Does Sydney Newman Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Sydney Newman has been died on Oct 30, 1997 (age 80).

๐ŸŽ‚ Sydney Newman - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Sydney Newman die, Sydney Newman was 80 years old.

Popular As Sydney Newman
Occupation TV Producer
Age 80 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born April 1, 1917 (Toronto, Canada)
Birthday April 1
Town/City Toronto, Canada
Nationality Canada

๐ŸŒ™ Zodiac

Sydney Newmanโ€™s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

๐ŸŒ™ Chinese Zodiac Signs

Sydney Newman was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.

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Canadian-born television Producer and Writer who played a key role in The Avengers and Doctor Who, both legendary British TV series.

Before Fame

He intended to make a living as a Photographer and Artist in the late 1930s.


He was credited with writing five episodes of Doctor Who between 1968 and 1988.

Family Life

He had three daughters with Elizabeth McRae and was linked to Marion McDougall until his death.

Associated With

He helped launch the 1960s series The Avengers that served as the basis for the 1998 movie that starred Uma Thurman .

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