Starting Year 1919
Gateshead Secondary School
(later called Gateshead Grammar)

Donald Tyerman CBE
b 1 March1908 d 4 April1981
Gateshead Grammar School 1919-1925
Journalist, Editor of The Economist

Born in Middlesbrough, he was educated at Gateshead Grammar School and Brasenose College, Oxford and from 1930 to 1936 lectured in history at University College, Southampton. In 1936 he became a journalist with The Economist and soon became extremely influential, serving as deputy editor from 1939 to 1944. From 1944 to 1956 he was assistant editor of The Times, and then returned to The Economist as editor. He served in this post until 1965

Didn't change a bit.
Sketch by Sir David Low in the National Portrait Gallery