Nicol Williamson

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Nicol Williamson
Born(1938-09-14)14 September 1938
Died16 December 2011(2011-12-16) (aged 75)
Cause of deathEsophageal cancer
OccupationActor
Years active1960–1997
Home townBirmingham, West Midlands, UK
Spouse(s)Jill Townsend (m. 1971–1977; divorced)
ChildrenLuke Williamson

Nicol Williamson (14 September 1938 – 16 December 2011) was a Scottish actor[1] who was known for his first role in A Midsummer Night's Dream. He was also known for being in many plays.

Williamson was born on 14 September 1938 in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. He studied at the Central Grammar School for Boys, Birmingham and at Birmingham School of Speech & Drama. Williamson was married to Jill Townsend from 1971 until they divorced in 1977. They had one son, Luke. Williamson died on 16 December 2011 in Amsterdam, Netherlands from esophageal cancer, aged 73.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "NNDB: Nicol Williamson"
  2. Luke Williamson (25January 2012). "To the fans of Nicol". nicolwilliamson.com. Retrieved 2012-01-25.

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