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Sellers, Peter [real name Richard Henry Sellers]

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31669

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Sellers, Peter [real name Richard Henry Sellers] (1925–1980), comedian, was born in Portsmouth on 8 September 1925, the only child of William Sellers, a pianist of modest ability, and his wife, Agnes (Peg) Marks, who was one of the Ray Sisters entertainers and the great-granddaughter of ...

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Subjects: Performing Arts ; Radio ; Film

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