Ronnie Barker’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 25, 1929

Death Date

October 3, 2005

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure


TV Actor

The tv actor Ronnie Barker died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English actor and comedian who starred in British TV’s The Frost Report,The Two Ronnies, and Porridge.

He had three children, Larry, Charlotte and Adam, with his wife of nearly 50 years, Joy Tubb.



“We had hoped to have been bringing you Arthur the Human Chameleon, but this afternoon, he crawled across a tartan rug and died of exhaustion.” (Ronnie Barker)


“To get a job where the only thing you have to do in your career is to make people laugh-well, it’s the best job in the world.” (Ronnie Barker)


“The toilets at a local police station have been stolen. Police say they have nothing to go on.” (Ronnie Barker)


“There was a strange happening during a performance of Elgar’s ‘Sea Pictures’ at a concert hall in Bermuda tonight, when the man playing the triangle disappeared.” (Ronnie Barker)


“But first, the news: The House of Commons was sealed off today after police chased an escaped lunatic through the front door during Prime Minister’s question time. A spokesman at Scotland Yard said it was like looking for a needle in a haystack.” (Ronnie Barker)