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Date of Birth: 1947 , July-14
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch

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1947 Julia Somerville was born on 14 July 1947 in Wells, Somerset, England
1972 Julia Somerville started her career from 1972 as journalist and newsreader
1970 Julia Somerville has been married three times
1975 Julia Somerville divorced two husbands
1969 Julia Somerville has graduated with BA in English Literature.

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1947

Julia Somerville was born on 14 July 1947 in Wells, Somerset, England

Julia Somerville was born on 14 July 1947 in Wells, Somerset, England. Somerville was educated at Airdrie Preparatory School in Cheltenham and Headington School in Oxford and graduating from the University of Sussex. She has graduated with BA in English Literature.

1972

Julia Somerville started her career from 1972 as journalist and newsreader

Julia Somerville is a journalist and newsreader who have worked on BBC. After graduation, Somerville joined publisher IPC, working on Homes and Gardens magazine, a Women's Journal, the PR section of Women’s Own.  Then for two years she was editor of a computer group's house magazine. Somerville joined the BBC in 1972 as a sub-editor in the radio newsroom and then became a reporter in 1978. In 1981, she became labour Affairs correspondent and joined BBC Television News in 1983 to become one of the most recognised faces on television.

1970

Julia Somerville has been married three times

Julia Somerville has been married three times. She was married to Stephen Band in 1970. After that, she married Ray Gowdridge in 1984 and later she married again with Jeremy Dixon. Julia Somerville two children with Gowdridge are Joseph (born 1983) and Rachael (born 1988).

1975

Julia Somerville divorced two husbands

Julia Somerville had divorced two husbands. She divorces Stephen Band in 1975 and again in 1992 she divorced Ray Gowdridge. After having a divorce with these two mans she got engaged with Sir Jeremy Dixon and later she is also recognised as Lady Dixon.

1969

Julia Somerville has graduated with BA in English Literature.

Somerville was educated at Airdrie Preparatory School in Cheltenham and Headington School in Oxford and graduating from the University of Sussex. She has graduated with BA in English Literature. After graduation, Somerville joined publisher IPC, working on Homes and Gardens magazine, a Women's Journal, the PR section of Women’s Own.

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Julia Somerville is a journalist and newsreader who has a long and successful career experience with BBC. From 1972, She is regularly been active in the field of journalism. Public recognised her from BBC Nine o’clock news, ITV Lunchtime News, ITV News at Ten and Rip off Britain.

After graduation, Somerville joined publisher IPC, working on Homes and Gardens magazine, a Women's Journal, the PR section of Women’s Own.  Then for two years she took on the job as an editor of a computer group's house magazine. Somerville joined the BBC in 1972 as a sub-editor in the radio newsroom and then became a reporter in 1978. In 1981, she became labour Affairs correspondent and joined BBC Television News in 1983.

Julia Somerville has been married three times in her life. She was married to Stephen Band in 1970 and got the divorce in 1975, Ray Gowdridge, with whom she had two children, from 1984 to 1992, and later, Sir Jeremy Dixon, after that she is also recognised as Lady Dixon.

Julia Somerville had two children with Gowdridge are Joseph (born 1983) and Rachael (born 1988).