The comedian Frank Carson died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Remembered for his work on such 1970s United Kingdom children’s and comedy television programs as Today Is Saturday Watch And Smile (also known as Tiswas) and The Comedians, he also appeared on a popular BBC variety show called The Good Old Days.
He grew up in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in a Catholic family of Italian heritage. He and his wife, Ruth, raised two sons and one daughter.
The thirties were troublesome in Belfast, and then of course there was no work for people, and it was terribly religiously divided.
I am accusing him of stealing my best material, he was a very funny man.
Have you heard about the Irishman who reversed into a car boot sale and sold the engine?
People in Northern Ireland vote for their church, they don’t vote with their heads; it is ridiculous.
So I rang up British Telecom, I said ‘I want to report a nuisance caller’, he said ‘Not you again’.