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Arthur Lowe
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Born in Hayfield, Derbyshire
Born on 22nd of September 1915
Died on 15th of April 1982

Born 1915. Died 1982 - English actor.

Became an actor while in army during WWII. Stage appearances included Larger Than Life (1950) and The Pajama Game (1955). Became well-known as Mr Swindley in Coronation Street and Captain Mainwaring in Dadís Army (1968-77). Film appearances included The Ruling Class (1972) and O Lucky Man (1973).

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