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Fanny Cradock (1909–1994)

Fanny Cradock was born on February 26, 1909 in Leytonstone, London, England as Phyllis Nan Sortain Pechey. She was an actress, known for Fanny Cradock Cooks for Christmas (1975), Lucky Dip (1958) and Whatever Next? (1968). She was married to Johnnie Cradock, Gregory Holden-Dye, Arthur W. Chapman and Sidney A. Vernon Evans. She died on December 27,... See full bio »

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 1969 Whatever Next? (TV Series)
Lady Macbeth
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Alternate Names:

Phyllis Cradock | Frances Dale


5' 4½" (1.64 m)

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Carping about the way cabbage is cooked in Britain is like shooting a sitting bird with a gun that isn't licensed, on a Sunday out of season. See more »


Began studying cookery abroad at the age of 10, then took a few years out as a dress designer before returning to cookery See more »


Red haired, elegantly dressed and a commanding, husky voice

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