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David Nixon (I) (1919–1978)

David Nixon was born on December 29, 1919 in Muswell Hill, London, England. He was a writer and actor, known for The David Nixon Show (1972), Showtime (1959) and It's Magic (1952). He was married to Vivenne Nichols, Paula Marshall and Margaret Burton. He died on December 1, 1978. See full bio »


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 1972-1977 The David Nixon Show (TV Series) (script - 52 episodes)
- Episode #6.7 (1977) ... (script)
- Episode #6.6 (1977) ... (script)
- Episode #6.5 (1977) ... (script)
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 1970-1971 David Nixon's Magic Box (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes)
- Episode #3.8 (1971) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.7 (1971) ... (writer)
- Episode #3.6 (1971) ... (writer)
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 1955 Home and Dry (TV Mini-Series) (devised by - 4 episodes)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He was Compere for the show, "The Fol-De-Rols- The Famous Song-and-Laugh Show," at the St. Martin's Theatre in London, England with The Fol-De-Rols, June Powell, Anthony Hayes, Cyril Wells, Kathleen West, Charles Stewart, Robin Ford, and Thurza Rogers in the cast. Greatrex Newman composed sketches and lyrics. Wolseley Charles ... See more »


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Personal Quote:

I have the the best loved bald head in show-business.


He was born the youngest of three brothers. See more »


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