Benny Hill

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Benny Hill
Benny Hill.JPG
A scene from The Benny Hill Show
Born Alfred Hawthorne Hill
(1924-01-21)21 January 1924
Southampton, Hampshire, England, U.K.
Died 20 April 1992(1992-04-20) (aged 68)
Teddington, London, England, U.K.
Cause of death Coronary thrombosis
Residence Teddington, London, England, U.K.
Nationality British
Occupation Actor, singer, comedian
Years active 1949–1992
Television The Benny Hill Show
Parent(s) Alfred Hawthorn Hill
Helen Florence Hill

Alfred Hawthorne "Benny" Hill (21 January 1924 – 20 April 1992) was an English comedian, actor and singer, notable for his long-running television programme The Benny Hill Show.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Craig Wolff (21 April 1992). "Benny Hill, 67, English Comedian And Creator of TV Show, Is Dead". New York Times. 
  2. Took, Barry. "Hill, Alfred Hawthorne (Benny): 1924–1992, comedian". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 6 June 2011.