Peter Sellers

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Peter Sellers
Peter Sellers Allan Warren.jpg
Sellers in 1973
Born Richard Henry Sellers
(1925-09-08)8 September 1925
Southsea, Portsmouth, England
Died 24 July 1980(1980-07-24) (aged 54)
London, England
Cause of death Heart attack
Years active 1948 - 1980
Spouse(s) Anne Howe
(m. 1951-1961, divorced)
Britt Ekland
(m. 1964-1968, divorced)
Miranda Quarry
(m. 1970-1974, divorced)
Lynne Frederick
(m. 1977-1980, his death)
Awards Best Actor
1959 I'm All Right Jack
Best Actor - Musical/Comedy
1980 Being There

Richard Henry "Peter" Sellers, CBE, (8 September 1925 – 24 July 1980) was a English[1] comedian and actor best known for his three roles in Dr. Strangelove, as "Inspector Clouseau" in The Pink Panther movies, and as Clare Quilty in the original 1962 screen version of Lolita.

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