Frankie Howerd

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Frankie Howerd
OBE
Frankie Howerd Allan Warren.jpg
Portrait by Allan Warren, 1976
Born Francis Alick Howard
6 March 1917(1917-03-06)
York, England
Died 19 April 1992(1992-04-19) (aged 75)
Fulham, London, England
Cause of death Heart failure
Occupation Actor, comedian
Years active 1946–1992
Partner(s) Dennis Heymer (1955–1992)

Francis Alick Howard, known as Frankie Howerd OBE (6 March 1917 - 19 April 1992) was a British comedian and comedy actor. He was born in York, North Riding of Yorkshire. He starred in several movies, including Carry On Doctor and Carry On Up the Jungle. He starred in television series including Up Pompeii!. He was a promiscuous homosexual and lived with his manager-partner Dennis Heymer (1928-2009) from 1955 until his death.[1] Howerd died of heart failure in Fulham, London.

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  1. Forbidden love

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