Definition of Blunt, Anthony in English:

Blunt, Anthony

proper noun

  • (1907–83), British art historian, Foreign Office official, and Soviet spy; full name Anthony Frederick Blunt. He confessed in 1965 that he had been a Soviet agent since the 1930s and had facilitated the escape of Guy Burgess and Donald Maclean. When these facts were made public in 1979 he was stripped of his knighthood.


Blunt, Anthony