Scottish actor known for his impressions, including one of Elizabeth II, which were featured on his multiple comedy series.
He began his acting career at a young age, appearing in the Scottish edition of the BBC Children's Hour.
He had a thriving radio career that stretched from the 1960s to the 2010s.
He married his wife, Moira, in 1951. They remained married until her death in 1997.
In 2009, Eddie Izzard presented his life story, The Stanley Baxter Story, on the BBC Radio.