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(Cedric) Keith Simpson

(1907-1985), Forensic scientist

Sitter in 7 portraits
The leading forensic pathologist in Britain from the late 1940s until his retirement in 1972, Simpson studied at Guy's Hospital, London and undertook post-mortems at Southwark mortuary. He became one of the few pathologists designated as official investigators and helped to solve several sensational murder cases. His autobiography Forty Years of Murder(1978) became an international bestseller.

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(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170965

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 28 June 1961
NPG x170965

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170966

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 28 June 1961
NPG x170966

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170967

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 28 June 1961
NPG x170967

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170968

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 28 June 1961
NPG x170968

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170969

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 28 June 1961
NPG x170969

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Godfrey Argent - NPG x165873

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 6 August 1969
NPG x165873

(Cedric) Keith Simpson, by Judith Aronson - NPG x26036

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

by Judith Aronson
C-type colour print, 1978
NPG x26036


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