Donald Jack

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Birthday
6, 1924
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 2, 2003 (78)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
6, 1924
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 2, 2003 (78)

About

A Canadian novelist and playwright, he is most famous for his Bandy Papers book series, which focuses on the comic adventures of fighter pilot Bartholomew Bandy. His plays for stage and radio include The Canvas Barricade (1961) and Three Cheers for Me (1972).

Before Fame

He attended Marr College and subsequently served in the Royal Air Force during World War II.

Trivia

His 1962 play, Exit Muttering, was originally performed at the Grenville Street Playhouse.

Family Life

He was born in England. In 1964, he became a Canadian citizen.

Associated With

He wrote plays for CBC radio. Also associated with CBC, actress Cynthia Dale appeared in the popular drama, Street Legal.