Ted Ray

Ted Ray's Death

Born (Birthday) November 21, 1905

Death Date November 8, 1977

Age of Death 71 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death London, United Kingdom

Profession Comedian

The comedian Ted Ray died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Talented British comedian who was skilled at ad-libbing and was best known for his radio show Ray’s A Laugh. He often used a violin in his comedic acts.

He worked as a ship’s steward, a violinist, and an office clerk.

He played the headmaster in the British film Carry On Teacher.

Personal Life

He married a showgirl named Dorothy and has two sons who both had television-related careers.

He co-starred in British films with Peter Sellers.

How did Ted Ray die?

On 16 June 1977, he recorded a half-hour interview talking about his life, which was broadcast on 25 July 1977. This was repeated on Radio 4 Extra’s It’s a Funny Business series on 3 November 2013. On 8 November 1977, he suffered a fatal heart attack.