Alexander's quest for a world-wide readership took him around western Europe, North America and the Commonwealth, and to the Far East. Topics Teaching Other lives. Proud and mercurial Dutch football star who developed a fast-moving and fluid style of play. It has sold more than three million copies in some 25 languages. Through his career Mr.
Events Guide Television Theater Video: While stationed in Malta, he attended the small Christian Brethren church, and spent his spare time sailing, once circumnavigating the island alone. He is survived by his second wife, Cathie, and stepdaughter, Rachel; three children, Torvald, me and Kirsten, from his first marriage, to Astrid; and his grandchild, Lili, who I know made him so happy, from the huge smile on his face every time he saw her.
Alexander became managing editor of The Morning Telegraph and also wrote a column called Beau Broadway, which gave a career start to several journalists who later became famous, notably the late Walter Winchell. For the last nine years of his life Alexander suffered from a chronic heart condition brought on by Lyme disease, a rare illness spread by ticks from infected deer.
Populist Right-wing former Mayor of Toronto whose drunken antics scandalised his fellow citizens. It was the first of many full-colour co-editions, and it went on to sell almost half a million copies in 15 languages.
Alexander moved to Louisville as a boy. Wednesday 27 February 2019.
Reuse this content. Johan Cruyff, footballer. In Obituaries. David Alexander was one of the more literary writers on the contemporary sports scene, with a rhythmic soft style reminiscent of John Kieran.
David Alexander. During his vacations, he travelled on a motor scooter to Israel, Turkey and central Europe, developing an interest - and considerable skill - in photography. Army officer who knocked out two Tiger tanks in Germany.
To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them. Colonel Robert Hunter. Rob Ford, Canadian politician. During this time he made countless friends — and I dare say enemies — as he fought to ensure Zambians had access to education as a right, not a privilege. Alexander continued to live in New York with his wife, the, former Alice Lemere, whom he met while they were students at the University of Kentucky.