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Fay Weldon

English author, essayist and playwright

Fay Weldon is ...

Dead

Born 22 September 1931 in Birmingham
Died 4 January 2023 in Northampton
Age 91 years, 4 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship United Kingdom
Birth name Franklin Birkinshaw
Mother Margaret Jepson
Occupation essayist, novelist, writer, women's rights activist, screenwriter, autobiographer, television writer and opinion journalist
Nominated for Booker Prize
Residence Northampton
Position held Booker Prize judge
Awards Commander of the Order of the British Empire and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature
Member of Royal Society of Literature
Educated at University of St Andrews and South Hampstead High School
Field of work essay, culture, creative and professional writing, journalism, opinion journalism and television screenwriting

About Fay Weldon

Franklin Birkinshaw born on 22 September 1931 in Birmingham to Margaret Jepson. She is a citizen of United Kingdom. Fay Weldon was educated at University of St Andrews and South Hampstead High School. She died on 4 January 2023 in Northampton at age 91 years, 3 months. She lived at Northampton.

She was an English author, essayist and playwright.

Fay Weldon has worked as an essayist, novelist, writer, women's rights activist, screenwriter, autobiographer, television writer and opinion journalist. She has worked in an essay, culture, creative and professional writing, journalism, opinion journalism and television screenwriting. She has been a member of Royal Society of Literature. She has been nominated for a Booker Prize. She has has won Commander of the Order of the British Empire and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Fay Weldon has held the position of Booker Prize judge.

She is also known as Franklin Birkinshaw, Fay Birkinshaw, Fay Davies and Fay Bateman.