Bobby Knutt

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Bobby Knutt
Born
Robert Andrew Wass

25 November 1945
Died25 September 2017(2017-09-25) (aged 71)
Years active1961–2017
Spouse(s)Donna Hartley (1986-2013; her death)

Robert Andrew Wass, known professionally as Bobby Knutt (25 November 1945 – 25 September 2017), was a British television actor and comedian, He started in entertainment as a stand-up comedian. He was best known for playing Albert Dingle in Emmerdale.

Knutt also appeared in Last of the Summer Wine, Heartbeat, Hetty Wainthropp Investigates, All Creatures Great & Small, Our Friends in the North, and Coronation Street as garage boss Ron Sykes.

Knutt died suddenly of a heart attack in France on 25 September 2017 at the age of 71.[2]

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  1. 'South Yorkshire' did not exist before 1 April 1974. 'West Riding of Yorkshire' is correct
  2. "Bobby Knutt: Benidorm and Emmerdale actor dies on holiday". BBC News. 25 September 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017.

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