Ken Dodd’s Death – Age, Place, Cause, and More!

Ken Dodd died at age 90, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding comedian Ken Dodd's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

1960s British comedy icon, television personality, and singer known for his rapid delivery of one-liner jokes, his frizzy hair, and buck teeth. His signature greeting is “How tickled I am!”

He was given his signature ‘buck’ teeth after a bicycle accident as a child. He made his professional show-business debut at the now-demolished Nottingham Empire in 1954 when he was 26 years old.

He was given the British Comedy Awards Lifetime Achievement Award in 1993 and in the 1960s he earned a place in the Guinness Book of Records by telling 1,500 jokes in three and a half hours

How did Ken Dodd die?

Ken Dodd's death was caused by chest inifection.

Information about the death of Ken Dodd
Cause of deathChest Inifection
Age of death90 years
BirthdayNovember 8, 1927
Death dateMarch 11, 2018
Place of deathKnotty Ash, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Place of burialN/A


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