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Full Name: Anthony John Hancock
NickName: "Tony"
Description: Actor, Comeidian, UK
Known For: Hancocks Half Hour
Location: United Kingdom
Web Site:
Date Born: 12th May 1924
Location Born:
Date Died: 24th June 1968
Location Died: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Memorial: A memorial plaque marks the location of where Tony and his mother's ashes were scattered at St Dunstan Church in Cranford Park (near Heathrow Airport).
Summary: Hancock's Half Hour lasted for seven years (including television) and over a hundred episodes in its radio form, and from 1956 ran concurrently with an equally successful BBC television series with the same name.
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