Howard Morrison

Sir Howard Morrison, OBE (born 18 August, 1935, New Zealand) is a New Zealand entertainer of British and Māori ancestry, who first came to prominence singing as a member of the Howard Morrison Quartet.

Morrison was knighted in 1990 for his services to entertainment, becoming Sir Howard. He is the uncle of movie actor Temuera Morrison. He is one of NZ leading stage personalities.

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