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David John Profumo FRSL (born 20 October 1955 in London) is an English novelist.
Total Books: 8
He is the son of former British government minister John Profumo and actress Valerie Hobson. He succeeded his father as the 6th Baron Profumo, but like his father does not use the title.
He was educated at Eton College and Magdalen College, Oxford. He was Assistant Master of English at Eton College, Windsor in 1978 and at the Royal School, Shrewsbury from 1978 to 1979. He then became part-time lecturer of English at King's College, London from 1981 to 1983 and Deputy Editor of Fiction Magazine from 1982 to 1984. He was a columnist for the Daily Telegraph from 1987 to 1995.
He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1995
He married Helen Fraser, daughter of Alasdair Fraser, on 22 March 1979 at St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone, London. His son and heir is Alexander James Profumo.
His recent book Bringing the House Down, covered the scandal brought about by his father's affair with Christine Keeler.