Larry Grayson

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Birthday
31, 1923
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jan 7, 1995 (71)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
31, 1923
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jan 7, 1995 (71)

About

TV host whose career peaked during the 1980s, after hosting a series of successful programs, including "The Generation Game" on the BBC. He also starred in the shows Shut Tat Door! and the Larry Grayson Show.

Before Fame

He never met his father and was raised by his mother; when he was 14, he dropped out of school to work in various comedy clubs, where he appeared in drag.

Trivia

He became one of the first comedians to adopt something of a gay persona during his performances.

Family Life

He never married a woman, but also never identified a male partner in the media; little was known about his sexuality.

Associated With

He and journalist Martine Dennis were both affiliated with the BBC during their respective careers.

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