Was the castaway on BBC Radio's "Desert Island Discs" show. His luxury item was a guitar, his chosen book was F.A. Hornibrook's "The Culture of the Abdomen: A Cure of Obesity and Constipation" and his selected record was Ray Charles's "Georgia on My Mind".
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At 76, I'm too old for all the stunts and the Venusian karate - I might find kicking somebody under the chin difficult nowadays.
He is the second longest-lived actor to have played the Doctor in Doctor Who
(1963). He was surpassed in this regard by his immediate successor Tom Baker
on December 5, 2010, who became the first Doctor to reach the age of 77 on January 20, 2011.
Gravelly authoritative voice
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