Alan Coren (27 June 1938 – 18 October 2007) was an English humorist, writer and satirist who was well known as a regular panellist on the BBC radio quiz The News Quiz and a team captain on BBC television's Call My Bluff. Coren was also a journalist, and for nine years was the editor of Punch magazine.
Alan Coren was born in Southgate, North London in 1938, the son of a plumber and a ... more »
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''Apart from cheese and tulips, the main product of the country is advocaat, a drink made from lawyers.''Alan Coren (b. 1938), British editor, humorist. "All You Need to Know About Europe," The Sanity Inspector (1974).