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|Caption||Half-length portrait shot of PJ O'Connor, former Head of Dra...|
Half-length portrait shot of PJ O'Connor, former Head of Drama at RTE Radio 1, in a radio studio in 1968. He is sitting at a table, holding a telephone receiver to his ear and looking straight to camera.
PJ O'Connor joined Radio Eireann in 1953 as an assistant producer. He became Assistant Head of Drama and Variety in 1962 and succeeded PP Maguire as Head of Drama in September 1978. The RTE PJ O'Connor Radio Drama Awards were established in 1982 in his honour.
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(01/Jan/1968 - 01/Jan/1968)