Philip Graves

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Birthday
25, 1876
Birthplace
Ireland
Death Date
Jun 3, 1953 (77)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
25, 1876
Birthplace
Ireland
Death Date
Jun 3, 1953 (77)

About

Irish journalist and author best remembered for exposing the Protocols of the Elders of Zion as an elaborate anti-Semitic hoax.

Before Fame

He attended Oxford University and became a foreign correspondent for The Times in Constantinople (present day Istanbul).

Trivia

He was also a practitioner of entomology, and published numerous works on insects and butterflies.

Family Life

His father, Alfred Perceval Graves, was also a writer, as was his younger brother, Robert Graves.

Associated With

He served alongside T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) in the British Army.