His wife has apologised on his behalf.
Sir Clement Freud, a liberal MP and the grandson of the world's first psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, has been accused of child sex abuse seven years after his death. Details of his alleged misdeeds will be aired in an ITV documentary tonight (June 15th 2016).
Clement Freud with Chris Mandy and Helen Lederer
Widely thought of as a British 'National Treasure', Sir Clement Freud rose to fame as one of the first celebrity chefs and later went on to become an MP. He was also a frequent guest on the Radio 4 comedy show 'Just a Minute'. But know he will forever be known as the man who abused at least two innocent young girls who have now come forward to talk about their traumatizing experiences on 'Exposure: Abused & Betrayed - A Life Sentence'.
Date of birth
24th April, 1924
Date of death
15th April, 2009
Place of birth