Famous people who you are perhaps surprised are still alive

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Postby Stevie-Baby on Wed Jul 19, 2017 4:22 pm

Jack Good of Lord Rockingham's XI fame.

He's 85.
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Postby Butterfield on Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:04 pm

Stanley Baxter. He's 91.
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Postby Butterfield on Wed Aug 30, 2017 2:10 pm

Albert Finney.
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Postby Stevie-Baby on Fri Sep 29, 2017 4:02 pm

Albert Uderzo of Asterix the Gaul fame is 90!
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Postby Stevie-Baby on Tue Oct 24, 2017 10:28 am

Graham Kerr, the The Galloping Gourmet, alive at 83

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Postby Stevie-Baby on Tue Oct 24, 2017 10:34 am

:type:

Oh, he found J*sus...
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Postby Butterfield on Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:26 pm

Christopher Plummer - 87.
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Sun Jan 21, 2018 11:43 pm

Les Ferdinand is still alive. I'd had it in my head that he was dead. :gasp:
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Postby Nightjar on Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:33 pm

Bernard Cribbins.
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Mon Mar 12, 2018 6:59 pm

Michael Parkinson is still alive. I thought he died a couple of years ago. :gasp:
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Postby Stevie-Baby on Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:31 pm

Call_of_the_Wendigo wrote:Les Ferdinand is still alive. I'd had it in my head that he was dead. :gasp:


I thought he'd been shot in 1914?

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Postby Butterfield on Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:22 am

Call_of_the_Wendigo wrote:Michael Parkinson is still alive. I thought he died a couple of years ago. :gasp:


Are you sure you're not thinking of Cecil Parkinson? :sly:
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Postby Call_of_the_Wendigo on Tue Mar 13, 2018 10:16 am

Cecil Parkinson's dead!?! :llama:
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Re: Famous people who you are perhaps surprised are still alive

Postby Butterfield on Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:24 pm

Thelma Barlow, Mavis from Coronation Street. She's 88.

I had a feeling she'd died a while ago so was pleasantly surprised to see she was still alive. :happy:
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Postby Butterfield on Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:25 pm

Her maiden name is Pigott.
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Postby Butterfield on Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:26 pm

She has two children, Clive and James.

Speaking of which, is Clive James still alive? I remember he was seriously ill a while back.


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Yes!
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Postby Stevie-Baby on Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:45 pm

Cleo Laine.
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