|Born||5 October 1925|
Kroonstad, South Africa
Elisabeth Margaret Wilson (m. 1961–1973)
Herbert Kretzmer, OBE (born 5 October 1925) is a South African-born English journalist and lyricist. He is best known as the lyricist for the English-language musical adaptation of Les Misérables as well as for his long-time writing works with the French singer Charles Aznavour.