Jim Murray

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Birthday
13, 1957
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
13, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
England

About

Known for his numerous books on the topic of whisky, this British writer became particularly famous for his yearly editions of Jim Murray's Whisky Bible. Also a journalist, he wrote for both The Daily Star and The Sunday People.

Before Fame

As a teenager, he hosted a local television show called Murray on Monday, and he went on to publish several works of sports journalism before turning his attention to whisky.

Trivia

He was a judge and board member of the International Wine and Spirit Competition.

Family Life

He grew up in Merstham, Surrey, England, and later settled in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. He also bought a home in the bourbon whiskey capital of Frankfurt, Kentucky, U.S.A.

Associated With

He penned a work of sports journalism about the English Millwall Football Club, an organization for which Andy Frampton played from 2007 until 2011.