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Wall, Max [real name Maxwell George Lorimer] (1908-1990), comedian and actor

Eric C. Midwinter

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/40665
Wall, Max [real name Maxwell George Lorimer] (1908-1990), comedian and actor

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Wall, Max [real name Maxwell George Lorimer] (1908-1990), comedian and actor, was born on 12 March 1908 at 37 Glenshaw Mansions, Brixton Road, Brixton, London, the second of the three children, all sons, of John Gillespie Lorimer (d. 1922), music-hall artiste, formerly of Forres, Scotland, and his wife, Maud Clara, ...

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