|Born||5 October 1925|
Kroonstad, South Africa
|Died||14 October 2020 (aged 95)|
Elisabeth Margaret Wilson (m. 1961–1973)
Herbert Kretzmer, OBE (5 October 1925 – 14 October 2020) was a South African-born English journalist and lyricist. He was 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.