Reference Entry

Murdoch, Richard Bernard (1907-1990), actor and comedian

Barry Took

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Murdoch, Richard Bernard (1907-1990), actor and comedian, was born on 6 April 1907 at the family home in Keston, Kent, the only son of Bernard Murdoch, tea merchant, and his wife, Amy Florence, daughter of Avison Terry Scott, archdeacon of Tonbridge. He was educated at Charterhouse School and at Pembroke ...

Reference Entry.  706 words. 

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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