Biography - A Short Wiki
Portrayed the role of Inspector John in the police procedural show, The Sweeney alongside Dennis Waterman. He can also be seen in Home to Roost, Inspector Morse, and Kavanagh QC.
He married twice; his second marriage was to actress, Sheila Hancock in 1973.
How did John Thaw die?
John Thaw's death was caused by esophageal cancer.
|Cause of death||Esophageal Cancer|
|Age of death||60 years|
|Birthday||January 3, 1942|
|Death date||February 21, 2002|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I was involved in school plays, but when I left school I did a couple of odd jobs as a baker’s apprentice and then as a fruit market porter in Manchester.John Thaw
There is no more final end than death.John Thaw
I think Morse’s thing about being a poor policeman but a good detective is a very good description of him.John Thaw
Parts like Morse don’t grow on trees. He’s a great character.John Thaw
Watch the mouth, it reveals what the eyes try to hide.John Thaw