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Sir Ken Dodd OBE

Actor, Comedian
8 November 1927 to 11 March 2018

A British comedian and actor known for his marathon stage performances, Dodd was a household name thanks to his never-ending arsenal of gags, distinct appearance and variety stylings. He was a regular on television for decades on shows and specials including The Ken Dodd Show (1959-1969), Ken Dodd and the Diddymen (1969-1972).

Read Sir Ken Dodd's Guardian obituary here.