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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.
|Cause of death||Chest Inifection|
|Age of death||90 years|
|Birthday||November 8, 1927|
|Death date||March 11, 2018|
|Place of death||Knotty Ash, Liverpool, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"If I get a hard audience they are not going to get away until they laugh. Those seven laughs a minute - I've got to have them."Ken Dodd
"I told the Inland Revenue I didn't owe them a penny because I lived near the seaside."Ken Dodd