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Max Bygraves (1922–2012)

Max Bygraves was born on October 16, 1922 in Rotherhithe, London, England as Walter William Bygraves. He was an actor, known for Max (1968), Family Fortunes (1980) and The Max Bygraves Hour (1970). He was married to Blossom Murray. He died on August 31, 2012 in Hope Island, Queensland, Australia. See full bio »

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Known For

Max Himself
Family Fortunes
Family Fortunes Himself - Host
The Max Bygraves Hour


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 1995 Call up the Stars (TV Movie)
Bud Flanagan
 1964 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Eddie Stanway
- Drama '64: It's Sad About Eddie (1964) ... Eddie Stanway
 1961 Spare the Rod
John Saunders
 1959 Bobbikins
Benjamin 'Ben' Barnaby
 1958 A Cry from the Streets
Bill Lowther
 1955 You Lucky People
Singer on Television (uncredited)
 1951 Tom Brown's Schooldays
Coach Guard
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He performed in the show, "Max Bygraves: Meet Me On The Corner," at the London Hippodrome in London, England with Channing Pollock, Latona, Graham & Chadel, Katharine Feather, Winters & Fielding, Louie Ramsay, and Toni Palmer in the cast. See more »

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6' 1½" (1.87 m)

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Personal Quote:

I've arrived, and to prove it, I'm here.


He grew up in a two-room flat with his parents, a grandparent, and five siblings. His father was a boxer in London's East End. See more »


Catch-phrase: "I wanna tell you a story."

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