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Cook, Peter Edward (1937-1995), humorist and entertainer

John Bird

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Cook, Peter Edward (1937-1995), humorist and entertainer, was born on 17 November 1937 at Shearbridge, Middle Warberry Road, Torquay, Devon, the only son and eldest of the three children of Alexander Edward (Alec) Cook (d. 1984), colonial civil servant, and his wife, (Ethel Catherine) Margaret, née Mayo (d. 1994). His ...

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