David Calcutt

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Sir David Charles Calcutt QC (2 November 1930 – 11 August 2004) was an eminent barrister and public servant, knighted in 1991.[1] He was the Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge from 1985-94. He was also responsible for the creation of the Press Complaints Commission. He is buried in the churchyard of St Beuno's Church at Culbone, Somerset.


Academic offices
Preceded by
Sir Derman Christopherson
Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge
Succeeded by
Sir John Gurdon