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| Goronwy Rees |
(spook, academic, journalist)
|Born||29 November 1909|
Aberystwyth, Wales, United Kingdom
|Died||12 December 1979 (Age 70)|
London, United Kingdom
|Alma mater||All Souls College|
|Parents|| • Richard Jenkyn Rees|
• Apphla Mary James
Russian spook. Close friend and confidant of Guy Burgess.
Goronwy Rees had an "acute intelligence, combined with magnetic charm".
He was "a close friend and confidant of Guy Burgess".https://www.cia.gov/library/readingroom/docs/CIA-RDP90-00552R000100600022-2.pdf Peter Wright, the author of Spycatcher claims that Arnold Deutsch established a spy network in Oxford University which included Jenifer Hart, Bernard Floud, Goronwy Rees and Phoebe Pool.