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Gwenyth Valmai MEREDITH

Born: 18 November 1907

Died: 3 October 2006

Special Achievements:

Gwen Meredith created Australia's longest running radio serial "Blue Hills" (1949-1976), one of the first radio soap operas or serialized dramas designed for housewives "to weep while you sweep".
10 June 1967 - Appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), for services to radio entertainment.
11 June 1977 - Appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), for services to the Arts.


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