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Henry Cooper (I) (1934–2011)

Before the ascent of Lennox Lewis in the 1990s, Henry Cooper was considered the greatest heavyweight boxer in modern British history. Friendly, polite, well-mannered, and always a "good sport", he and his twin brother George Cooper (he fought as Jim Cooper) embarked on colorful professional boxing careers together. Jim Cooper, however, never ... See full bio »

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 1984 Cannon and Ball (TV Series)
- Episode #6.6 (1984)
 1979 The Plank (TV Short)
Beer drinker
 1974 Whodunnit? (TV Series)
- The Final Chapter (1974) ... Panellist
 1973 The Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series)
Gainsborough Lady / Man on Park Bench
- Episode #7.4 (1973) ... Gainsborough Lady (uncredited)
- Episode #7.3 (1973) ... Man on Park Bench
 1966 Cooperama (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1966)
 1966 Not Only... But Also (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1966)
 1959 After Hours (TV Series)
- Episode #2.3 (1959)
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1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sir H. Cooper | Sir Henry Cooper | Sir Henry Cooper OBE


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Did his national service with 4 Battalion, Royal Army Ordnance Corps. See more »



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