Dame Edna Everage

Fictional Austrailan character
Dame Edna Everage, often known simply as Dame Edna, was a character created and performed by Australian comedian Barry Humphries, known for her lilac-coloured hair and cat eye glasses ; her favourite flower, the gladiolus ; and her boisterous greeting "Hello, Possums!"Wikipedia
SpouseNorman "Norm" Stoddard Everage

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Column: 'Are profits more important than care, thought and time?'

  • Our daughter makes light-hearted threats that it will be she who will choose our care home when we are elderly so we’d better be nice to her. I just hope that she will not choose an institution like the one that housed Norm, the husband of the late Dame Edna Everage, which she described as a “maximum security twilight home”.


Barry Humphries' family says his death 'leaves a void in so many lives'

The family of beloved Dame Edna Everage comedian Barry Humphries have issued a statement announcing he has died aged 89, adding he was “himself until the very end”.
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