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John Peel (I) (1939–2004)

John Peel was born on August 30, 1939 in Heswall, Wirral, Merseyside, England as John Robert Parker Ravenscroft. He is known for his work on Rock Bottom (1992), Richard Thompson: Solitary Life (2003) and Teenage Kicks: The Undertones (2001). He was married to Sheila Mary Gilhooly and Shirley Anne Milburn. He died on October 25, 2004 in Cuzco, Peru. See full bio »

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(age 65) in Cuzco, Peru

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 2003 Play It Loud!
Radio DJ (voice)
 2002 Everyday Something (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2000 Five Seconds to Spare
Big Jon
 2000 Wild About Harry
Radio commentator (voice)
 1996 Space Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series)
Announcer
- Explode (1996) ... Announcer (voice)
 1994 Smashie and Nicey, the End of an Era (TV Movie)
John Past-Bedtime
 1987 The Laughing Prisoner (TV Movie)
 1984 Who Dares Wins (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1984)
 1973 The Goodies (TV Series)
Jimmy Saville
- Superstar (1973) ... Jimmy Saville
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Other Works:

Review, "Joni - A Leader Once Again," Published in "Sounds (UK)," 22 December 1973.

Publicity Listings:

3 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 13 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I gave up cycling after being victim of a hit-and-run en route from Broadcasting House to my mum's house in Notting Hill. It involved Darth Vader, men from the Middle East and bodily fluids--all of them mine. See more »

Trivia:

Father of Thomas Ravenscroft. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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