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Arthur English
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Born in Aldershot, Hampshire
Born on 9th of May 1919
Died on 16th of April 1995

Arthur English (comedy actor) was not a born Cockney, despite the excellent accent. He was born & lived in Aldershot in 1919 and, after doing some local shows in his spare time away from a building site, he took the plunge into professionalism. Stared in numerous TV sitcomes including "Are you being served". Several films and stage shows to his credit. Died 1995.

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