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John Davies
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Born 1938
Treorchy, Wales
Died 16 February 2015 (aged 76)
Education University College, Cardiff
Trinity College, Cambridge.
Occupation Historian

John Davies (1938 – 16 February 2015) was a Welsh historian, and a television and radio broadcaster. He worked for the BBC during his entire career.

Davies died at the age of 76.


  • Cardiff and the Marquesses of Bute, (Writers of Wales), University of Wales Press, January 1980, ISBN: 0-7083-0761-2
  • A History of Wales, Penguin, 1994, ISBN: 0-14-014581-8 (Revised edition 2007, ISBN: 0-14-028475-3)
  • Broadcasting and the BBC in Wales, University of Wales Press, 1994, ISBN: 978-0708312735
  • The Making of Wales, The History Press, 2nd edition printing: Oct 1, 2009, ISBN: 0-7524-5241-X
  • The Celts, Cassell & Co, 2000 ISBN: 0-304-35590-9
  • The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales, University of Wales Press, April 17, 2008, ISBN: 0-7083-1953-X
  • Wales: 100 Places to See Before You Die (with Marian Delyth), Y Lolfa, 2010, ISBN: 978-1847713087
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