BOOK LIVERPOOL HOTELS

Tommy Handley
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Liverpool, Merseyside
Born on 17th of January 1892
Died on 9th of January 1949

Born 1892. Died 1949 - English comedian.

Served in the British Army during World War I. Worked as a regular broadcaster in the early days of radio. Wrote many radio scripts but is best known for his weekly programme ITMA (Itís That Man Again). Died suddenly of a brain haemorrhage; the BBC decided that the show must die with him.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Tommy Handley?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4402 views since 18th June 2007

Brit Quote:
The performances you have in your head are always much better than the performances on stage - Maggie Smith
More Quotes

On this day:
The Last public hanging - 1868, Prince of Wales Opens Vauxhall Bridge - 1906, British Find Oil in Persia - 1908, First Female Magistrate Appointed - 1913, First ever Glyndebourne - 1934
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages