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Colin Figures was born on 1 July, 1925 in Birmingham, United Kingdom, is an officer. Discover Colin Figures’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 81 years old?
|Age||81 years old|
|Born||1 July 1925|
|Birthplace||Birmingham, United Kingdom|
|Date of death||(2006-12-08) Esher, United Kingdom|
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Colin Figures Height, Weight & Measurements
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Who Is Colin Figures’s Wife?
His wife is Pamela Ann Timmis
|Wife||Pamela Ann Timmis|
|Children||a son and two daughters|
Colin Figures Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Colin Figures worth at the age of 81 years old? Colin Figures’s income source is mostly from being a successful officer. He is from United Kingdom. We have estimated
Colin Figures’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Source of Income||officer|
Colin Figures Social Network
He retired from SIS in 1985, and became Intelligence Co-ordinator at the Cabinet Office. He finally retired in 1989.
After a period in London, he served in Germany, served in Amman during the Suez Crisis, in Warsaw, and in Vienna during the Prague Spring, before returning to London. He moved from Eastern bloc espionage in 1973 to supervise SIS activities in Northern Ireland. He became deputy head of SIS in 1979 and its ninth Chief in 1981. The following year, SIS was involved in the Falklands War, seeking to prevent Argentina obtaining stocks of Exocet missiles to be carried by their Super Etendard attack aircraft. He received an OBE in 1969 and CMG in 1978, and advanced to KCMG in 1983.
He married Pamela Ann Timmis in 1956. He suffered from Parkinson’s disease in later life, and died in Esher. He was survived by his wife, and their son and two daughters.
Figures was born in Birmingham, the son of Frederick Figures, an insurance executive, and his wife Muriel. He was educated at King Edward’s School, Birmingham and served in The Worcestershire Regiment from 1943 until 1948, during which time he studied Russian via the Inter-Service Language Course at Cambridge, and served in Romania and Hungary. He read French and Russian at Pembroke College, Cambridge after being demobilised in 1948. While there, he also founded the Woodpeckers, a combined Oxford and Cambridge touring rugby team. He joined the SIS when he graduated in 1951.
Sir Colin Frederick Figures KCMG OBE (1 July 1925 – 8 December 2006) was Head of the British Secret Intelligence Service (known as MI6) from 1981 to 1985. During this time he had oversight of the supply of human intelligence information, including Argentine positions and their stocks of Exocet missiles, to the UK Government during the Falklands War.