John Cunliffe (Author) Age, Wife, Kids, Family, Biography & Net worth

John Cunliffe

John Arthur Cunliffe (born June 16, 1933 – died September 20, 2018) was an English Author, Poet, and Presenter from Colne, United Kingdom. He was a famous author of the children’s book. Furthermore, the author created the popular characters “Postman Pat” and “Rosie and Jim“.

John Cunliffe age, height, weight

On September 20, 2018, Cunliffe passed away due to sickness at his hometown Ilkley, West Yorkshire, England. His death was announced in his local newspaper. At the age of 85, the famous personality died. Moreover, he also wrote and starred in “Rosie and Jim” (children’s TV show). John played the role of a person who lived on a canal boat.

The famous poet’s last poetry was “Dare You Go”. He released “Ghosts” (a children’s story for the iPad) through the Ashley Bolser Agency in Leeds in 2010.


Wiki, Age, Parents, Wife & Early Life

John Cunliffe wiki and bio

The famous author was born on June 16, 1933, in Colne, United Kingdom. As of 2018, John Cunliffe’s age was Eighty-five (85) years old. There is no information present about his father and mother on the internet. He spent almost 6 years of his life in Kendal, Lake District.

Furthermore, John’s small towns and villages where he lived inspired him to create a character “Postman Pat”. In fact, the character is set and based on the valley of Longsleddale, near Kendal.


Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children

Ths show released by BBC in 1981 which boosted the career of the author. Moreover, he also worked as a teacher and librarian for most of his life. He has married his longtime girlfriend, a British comic Actress in 1941.

The name of John Cunliffe’s Wife is “Carmen Silvera“. This couple also shares one son together. Unfortunately, they ended their marriage in divorce in 1948.



John Cunliffe (Author) Biography, Spouse, Age, Net worth, Children, Parents, Death, Height & Profile

John Cunliffe English Arthur and presenter

Personal Life Information
Full Birth NameJohn Arthur Cunliffe.
Nick nameJohn.
Working As1. Author and Presenter.
2. Poet.
3. Former Teacher.
4. Former Librarian.
AgeEighty-five (85) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJune 16, 1933.
Date of DeathSeptember 20, 2018.
Birthplace/Hometown1. Colne, United Kingdom.
2. Kendal, Lake District.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Gemini.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian.
Current ResidenceIlkley, West Yorkshire, England.
Famous For1. The creator of children books characters "Postman Pat" and "Rosie and Jim".
2. Recently passed away at the age of 85.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6' 0".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Biceps Size15.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-32-35.
Shoe Size (US)10.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorGreyish-white.
ParentsFather: Will update.
SiblingsNot Found.
RelativesWill Update.
John Cunliffe Wife & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried Once later divorced.
Dating History?N/A
Girlfriend (Fiancee)None.
Wife/Spouse NameCarmen Silvera (m. 1941 - div. 1948).
ChildrenOne son.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolHigh School.
College/UniversityWill update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Sean Connery.
Actress: Vanessa Redgrave.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doDrawing, Painting, Reading, and Listening to music.
Favorite DishesItalian Food.
John Cunliffe Net worth
Net AssetApprox. £10 million British Pound (As of 2018).
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.


Lesser Known Facts about the Postman Pat Creator

  • In 1981, he became the local celebrity. Moreover, there is a room in Kendal’s Museum of Lakeland Life dedicated to him.
  • As a child, his favorite writers were H. Rider Haggard and Sax Rohmer.
  • Furthermore, the poet’s favorite books were W. E. Johns’s Biggles book and Professor Branestawm stories (Norman Hunter).

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  • As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of John Cunliffe is £10 million British Pound (approx).
  • In 1990, he also wrote the famous show “Rosie and Jim”.
  • John also scripted and presented the 50 episodes.



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