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Charles Wheeler (II) (1923–2008)

Charles Wheeler was born on March 26, 1923 in Bremen, Germany as Selwyn Charles Cornelius Wheeler. He was a writer and actor, known for Timeshift (2002), D-Day: Turning the Tide (1994) and The Road to War (1989). He was married to Dip Singh and Catherine Freeman. He died on July 4, 2008 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 85) in London, England, UK

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Timeshift Writer
Panorama Producer


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 2002 Timeshift (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Shadow Over Europe (2002) ... (written by)
 1997 Hitler of the Andes (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1994 D-Day: Turning the Tide (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 The Road to War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (written by - 8 episodes)
- Global War (1989) ... (written by)
- U.S.A. (1989) ... (written by)
- Japan (1989) ... (written by)
- France (1989) ... (written by)
- Italy (1989) ... (written by)
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Sir Charles Wheeler

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[on Dame Jenni Murray] ...having the most beautiful voice on the radio ever.


In the 1960s, he was assigned to the US, where he covered race riots and the assassination of Martin Luther King, as well as the growing opposition to the Vietnam War. He also covered the Watergate scandal. See more »

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