Before Rupert : Keith Murdoch and the Birth of a Dynasty (Paperback) (Tom D. C. Roberts)
3 September 1915. Mr Keith Murdoch, an Australian newspaper correspondent.
Keith MURDOCH - Wallsend Dene
Keith MURDOCH - Strawberry Field
Keith MURDOCH - Puddle
Herald journalist C. E. W. Bean was elected as Australia's official war correspondent, narrowly beating Keith Murdoch. After World War I he became the official war historian. Pictured here on the Pyramid of Cheops, Giza, before the Gallipoli invasion, 1915. Photo Australian War Memorial.
Dame Elisabeth Murdoch (February 8, 1909 – December 5, 2012) Dame Elisabeth Murdoch was a much-loved Australian philanthropist, the wife of newspaper publisher Keith Murdoch and the mother of Rupert Murdoch. In 1963 she was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire for her charity work.