- Category : 1936-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Penetration 4
Scottish-born writer, journalist and broadcaster. He is the author of many books, including the only authorised biography of the Beatles, published in 1968.
He is known as an avid football supporter and as well as writing the highly regarded The Glory Game, he has ghost written biographies of several British footballers.
He was awarded an OBE (Officer of the British Empire) for services to literature.