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|Caption||RTÉ producer Fred O'Donovan (1964)|
O'Donovan, Frederick Michael (1929 - 2010)
Fred O'Donovan, then a producer with both Telefís Éireann (RTÉ Television) and Radio Éireann (RTÉ Radio), photographed for the RTV (RTÉ) Guide in 1964. A still from this shoot accompanied a Guide article published on 6 November 1964.
Fred O'Donovan served in the British Royal Air Force (1944-49) and returned to Ireland in 1953 to produce radio shows. In 1954 he formed a company to produced commercial and sponsored radio programmes. He also worked in theatre stage direction and management and was artistic director of the Gaiety Theatre. Fred O'Donovan was Chair of the RTÉ Authority (1981-1985).
|Date of photograph||
01/Jan/1964 - 31/Oct/1964
(01/Jan/1964 - 31/Oct/1964)