18 May 1941
|His/her attendance in Merlin series|
Miriam Margoyles was awarded with an OBE ( Officer of the Order of the British Empire) 2001 for services to Drama. She currently resides in Australia.
- She appeared on an early series of the gameshow University Challenge and claims to have been the first person to say the f-word on British telly, after getting a starter question wrong.
- In 2010, ActionAid sent her, as a Jewish abassador, to Palenstine to gain perspective on the Israeli-Palenstinian conflict, to discuss options for peace with actual citizens affected by the generations-long conflict, and to volunteer with ActionAid's outreach programs.
- She is a proud lesbian, who has been in the same committed and unwed relationship for over 43 years and doesn't think marriage, civil partnership, or any other public/legal declaration of a couple's togetherness is necessary for partnership and commitment.