Bill Waddington

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Birthday
10, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 9, 2000 (84)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
10, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 9, 2000 (84)

About

Though best remembered for his role as Percy Sugden on the popular British soap opera Coronation Street, this comedian also contributed to nearly 1,000 radio variety shows.

Before Fame

During the World War II years, he performed with a military entertainment company called The Blue Pencils.

Trivia

His fourth wife, Sheila Torr, was the sister of the popular English comedians the Chuckle Brothers.

Family Life

He was married four times. With his second wife, Lillian Day, he had two children.

Associated With

During the 1970s, he and Sid James were the co-creators and stars of a live comedy act.

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