Richard was born in West London and is the fourth child, having two older brothers and one older sister. He has had a general secondary education, attends a Christian church and has had various jobs. He lives in South West London, and has some ongoing medical issues as a result of a heart attack in 2007.
At the end of the Second World War, four of the world's most powerful leaders come together and decide to make war a thing of the past. Rex Dawson, an RAF pilot, is transferred to America with his beloved wife, Sue.