Spike Milligan

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Spike Milligan

Born
Terence Alan Milligan

(1910-11-16)16 November 1910
Died27 September 1994(1994-09-27) (aged 83)
Resting placeSt Thomas's Church Winchelsea, East Sussex, England
CitizenshipBritish (1910–1954)
Irish (1954–1994)
Occupation
  • Actor
  • comedian
  • writer
  • musician
  • poet
  • playwright
Years active1943–1994
Spouse(s)
  • June Marlow
    (m. 1944; div. 1952)
  • Patricia Ridgeway
    (m. 1954; died 1970)
  • Shelagh Sinclair (m. 1975)
Children6

Terence Alan Milligan KBE (16 November 1910 – 27 September 1994) known as Spike Milligan, was an British-Irish comedian, writer, musician, poet, playwright and actor. He was famous for The Goon Show amongst other things. He died of kidney failure. On his grave, written in Irish is: "I told you I was ill".

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