He played Dame Edna Everage in Lionel Bart's musical, "Maggie May," at the Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Rachel Roberts and Kenneth Haig in the cast.
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
To live in Australia permanently is rather like going to a party and dancing all night with one's mother.
Pictured on a set of five 50¢ Australian postage stamps in the Australian Legends series, issued 20 January 2006. One stamp has a photograph of Humphries without makeup. The other stamps have a photo of his alter ego "Edna Everage", showing how the character has changed through the years.
As Dame Edna, he greets his audience, "Hello Possums"!