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Benny Hill
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Born in Southampton, Hampshire
Born on 21st of January 1924
Died in Teddington, London
Died on 19th of April 1992

Born 1924. Died 1992 Comedian and actor.

Born Alfred Hawthorn Hill. Appeared at working-men's clubs before moving to nightclub and theatre work. Worked as a radio performer until his first appearance on television in 1949 in the programme Hi There. Became well known in 1955 with The Benny Hill Show on BBC Television. Appeared in a number of films including Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines (1965) and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968). Had a hit song with Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West).

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