Tommy Cooper

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Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Caerphilly, Wales
Death Date
Apr 15, 1984 (63)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Caerphilly, Wales
Death Date
Apr 15, 1984 (63)

About

Renowned British comedian and magician who tragically collapsed during a live TV broadcast.

Before Fame

The woman who owned the house his family was living in also helped deliver him as a baby.

Trivia

He was a member of the Magic Circle.

Family Life

He was born to parents Thomas Cooper and Catherine Gertrude. His younger brother David opened up a magic shop in Berkshire, which remained there for decades.

Associated With

He was in the British army fighting against Erwin Rommel's forces in North Africa in WWII.