Barker, Ronnie

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Name
Barker, Ronnie Gender: M
born on 25 September 1929 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Bedford, England, 52n08, 0w29
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 01°58' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 24°47 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 16°48'



Biography

British actor and comedian, a bit plump, a co-star with Ronnie Corbett in the British TV sitcom "The Two Ronnies." He was also seen in "Porridge" (a jail sitcom, co-starring Richard Beckinsale as his jail mate,) as well as "Open all Hours," a sitcom based in a northern English corner-shop, so-starring with David Jason.

Barker retired at the peak of his profession and wrote a great biography about his early days in theatre.

Barker was awarded an OBE for his distinguished work and was recognized by his peers as well as his audiences as an outstanding professional. In 2004 the British Academy of Film and Television Arts paid him high tribute. Suffering from heart disease, the much-loved British comedian died on October 3, 2005 at age 76.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death by Disease 3 October 2005 (Heart disease, age 76)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Pete Watson quotes him, "letter to me from memory."

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (TV)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star (Sitcom)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Heart

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