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Harry Secombe

Harry Secombe

Welsh entertainer
A popular Welsh actor, singer, and comedian, and part of the 1950s comedy act the Goons.
BornSeptember 8, 1921
HometownSwansea, United Kingdom
Height5'7" (1.70m)
SpouseMyra Atherton
ChildrenAndy Secombe
ParentsFrederick Secombe, Nellie Jane Gladys Davies
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  • Laurie Johnson, who has died aged 96, was a prolific composer of classic television themes, including the punchy introduction to The Avengers, the expansive music for This is Your Life and the bouncy number for Animal Magic; he also wrote the catchy tunes for Lionel Bart’s 1959 stage version of Lock Up Your Daughters and the futuristic sounds that heralded the 1970s detective television series The Professionals.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Davy
Davy
1h 22min
1975
Forces' Sweetheart
Forces' Sweetheart
1h 30min
1953
Down Among the Z Men
Down Among the Z Men
1h 11min
1952
Doctor in Trouble
Doctor in Trouble
R
1h 30min
1972
Down Amongst the Z Men
Down Amongst the Z Men
1h 30min
1952
Penny Points to Paradise
Penny Points to Paradise
1h 17min
1951
Sunstruck
Sunstruck
1h 30min
1972
The Bed Sitting Room
The Bed Sitting Room
PG-13
1h 30min
1969

Albums

Very Best of Harry Secombe
Very Best of Harry Secombe
1997
Pickwick: The Musical [Highlights from the Original Cast Recording]
Pickwick: The Musical [Highlights from the Original Cast Recording]
1995
Film Favourites
Film Favourites
2023
Man and His Dreams
Man and His Dreams
2023
Christmas Cheer
Christmas Cheer
2023
Live, Love & Laugh
Live, Love & Laugh
2023
Far Away Places
Far Away Places
2023
Songs for Sundays
Songs for Sundays
2023
If I Ruled The World [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 13, 1964]
If I Ruled The World [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 13, 1964]
2022
Bless This House (20 Songs of Joy)
Bless This House (20 Songs of Joy)
2015
This Is My Song
This Is My Song
2005
Highway of Life [Castle]
Highway of Life [Castle]
2001
Highway of Life [Metro]
Highway of Life [Metro]
2001
You'll Never Walk Alone
You'll Never Walk Alone
2001
My Favourite Carols
My Favourite Carols
2000
Sir Harry
Sir Harry
1999
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