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Thursday, March 31, 2016

Veteran British actor and comedian Ronnie Corbett dies at the age of 85

ver1British entertainer Ronnie Corbett has passed away
at the age of 85 this morning according to reports.
His publicist said: "Ronnie Corbett CBE, one of the
nation's best-loved entertainers, passed away this
morning, surrounded by his loving family. They have
asked that their privacy is respected at this very sad
time."
Ronnie was a Scottish actor and comedian who had a
long association with Ronnie Barker in the television
comedy series The Two Ronnies. He achieved
prominence in David Frost's 1960s satirical comedy
programme The Frost Report and later starred in the
sitcoms Sorry! and No – That's Me Over Here!.
Corbett was one of the UK's best-loved comedians
and along with Ronnie Barker, their double act was
one of the most successful of the 1970s and '80s.
He was awarded the British title of CBE and
performed in so many television shows, comedy
programs and comedy skits during his lifetime.
May his soul rest in peace. Amen!!

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