John Diamond

John Diamond
1953 - 2001

John Diamond  English Journalist


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John Diamond was previously married to Nigella Lawson (1992 - 2001).


English Journalist John Diamond was born John Ashton Diamond on 10th May, 1953 in Hackney, London, England, UK and passed away on 2nd Mar 2001 Westminster, London, England, UK aged 47. He is most remembered for Personality. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

John Diamond is a member of the following lists: Alumni of Middlesex University, British Jews and English Jews.


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Married1 15 years, 2 months - -
Total1 15 years, 2 months - -


First Name John
Middle Name Ashton
Last Name Diamond
Full Name at Birth John Ashton Diamond
Alternative Name The John Diamond - Oral Cancer Foundation, The Diamond geezer, The John Diamond Voice Laboratory at the Royal Marsden Hospital
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th May, 1953
Birthplace Hackney, London, England, UK
Died 2nd March, 2001
Place of Death Westminster, London, England, UK
Cause of Death Throat cancer
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 185lbs (84 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Grey
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature He worked as an English teacher before becoming a journalist...., He won "What The Papers Say" award...., He was the recipient of the "Health Watch Award"....
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
High School City of London School, London, England, UK
Occupation Text Journalist, Broadcaster, Writer
Occupation Journalist
Claim to Fame Personality
Music Genre (Text) Complementary Medicine, Cancer, Terminal Cancer, Throat Cancer, Teaching English
Record Label Vermilion (book publisher), Vintage (book publisher), BBC News online (website)
Associated Acts Trent Park College of Education, City of London School, Dalston Mount Comprehensive, The John Diamond - Oral Cancer Foundation, Sunday Times (newspaper), Daily Mirror (newspaper), The John Diamond Voice Laboratory at the Royal Marsden Hospital
Clothes Size 9
Shoe Size 12
Official Websites
Family Member Cosima (daughter), Bruno (son)
Pets Victoria Coren
(friend), Richard Dawkins
(friend), Dominic Lawson
(editor & brother-in-law), Nigella Lawson (wife m. 1992–2001; his death), Cosima Diamond
(daughter), Bruno Diamond
(son), Nigel Lawson
(former father in law)
Favorite Bands Beatles
Favorite Places Westminster, Milan, Venice, Upper Clapton, Woodford Green, London
Favorite Colors Black, White, Green, Blue, Grey, Brown
Favorite Accessories Specs

John Diamond (10 May 1953 – 2 March 2001), was an English journalist and broadcaster. He was married to food writer and TV cook Nigella Lawson from 1992 until his death from cancer in 2001.

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John Diamond47 TaurusJournalist
Nigella Lawson61 CapricornChef


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
CosimaFemaleDecember, 199327 years oldNigella Lawson
BrunoMaleJune, 199625 years oldNigella Lawson




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