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Print Biographies (6)

Norman Wisdom with William Hall. My Turn. London: Arrow Books Ltd, 2003. ISBN 0099446766
Norman Wisdom with William Hall. Don't Laugh at Me. London: Century, 1992. ISBN 0712655905
Richard Dacre. Trouble in Store: Norman Wisdom - a career in comedy. Lochside: T.C. Farries & Co Ltd, 1991. ISBN 0948278161
Norman Wisdom with Bernard Bale. Norman Wisdom: 'Cos I'm a Fool. Stoke-on-Trent: The Breedon Books Publishing Company Limited, 1996. ISBN 1859830501
Ann Axe. Pitkin's PA: My Life with Sir Norman Wisdom. Isle of Man: Lily Publications, 2011. ISBN 1907945024
Norman Wisdom with Bill Dale. Lucky Little Devil: Norman Wisdom on the Island He's Made His Home. Isle of Man: Lily Publications, 2003. ISBN 1899602224

Articles (53)

Best of British (GB) February 2015, Iss. 223, "Norman Wisdom: From Rags to Riches"
The Daily Telegraph (GB) October 6 2010, Iss. 48,318, pg. 29, "Sir Norman Wisdom: Master of slapstick who became Britain's most successful screen comic after Charlie Chaplin"
The Daily Telegraph (GB) October 6 2010, Iss. 48,318, pg. 19, by: Roger Lewis, "A Fond Farewell To The Fall Guy"
The Independent (GB) October 6 2010, by: Jonathan Margolis, "Sir Norman Wisdom: Actor and comedian who performed for the Queen, was lauded by Chaplin and hero-worshipped in Albania"
The Daily Telegraph (GB) October 5 2010, Iss. 48317, pg. 1&2, "Comedy legend Wisdom dies, 95"
The Guardian (GB) October 5 2010, pg. 3, by: Maev Kennedy, "Norman Wisdom, last survivor of the music halls, dies aged 95"
The Lady (GB) January 31 2006, Vol. 224, Iss. 6244, "Sir Norman Wisdom - still having fun at 90"
This England (GB) 2005, Vol. 38, Iss. 1, pg. 38, by: Arthur Jackson, "Stars of Yesterday: Norman Wisdom"
The Guardian (GB) October 13 2001, by: George Wright, "Norman Wisdom Entertainment legend Sir Norman Wisdom is to retire when he reaches his 90th birthday. Here's everything you need to know about a star of the screen - and Albania"
Best of British (GB) April 2001, "Norman Wisdom - Still Playing The Fool!"
Hello (GB) June 2000, Iss. 616, "Norman Wisdom at home"
Radio Times (GB) October 17 1998, pg. 156, by: Daid Gillard, "My Kind of Day"
The Independent (GB) January 22 1996, by: Ben Thompson, "Norman Wisdom and the artful Hoxha on a cultural tour"
Hello (GB) February 1995, Iss. 341, "Norman Wisdom celebrates his 80th birthday"
Up Town (GB) June 4 1991, Iss. 82, "Norman Wisdom stumbles into Liverpool"
FF Dabei (DDDE) July 7 1985, pg. 43, "Norman Wisdom"
Weekend (GB) September 14 1977, Iss. 3,785, pg. Centre Pages, "Norman's Spanish Castle in Sussex"
TV Times (GB) February 8 1975, "Just Call Me Columbo, Says Norman"
The Montreal Gazette (CA) June 20 1974, Vol. 197th Year, pg. 52, by: Dave Billington, "Wisdom's wit is all body talk"
The Citizen (CA) June 7 1974, Vol. 131st Year, Iss. 286, pg. 16, by: Paul Patterson, "Words of Wisdom: Ted Mack would be pleased"
TV Times (GB) April 6 1974, by: Ken Roche, "Norman Learns A Little Bit Of Wisdom"
Easy Listening (GB) August 1973, Iss. 8, pg. 28-29, by: Brian Gibson, "Don't laugh at me ... 'cos I'm a straight actor (sometimes)"
Look-in (GB) June 23 1973, Iss. 26, "Special Colour Feature: Norman Wisdom"
Look-in (GB) March 18 1972, Iss. 12, pg. 5, "Get Wise to Wisdom"
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (US) November 9 1970, Vol. 44, Iss. 87, pg. 12, by: Earl Wilson, "It Happened Last Night"
The Day (US) November 2 1970, Vol. 90, Iss. 104, pg. 23, by: Willian Glover, "Norman Wisdom Finds Himself in Claptrap"
The Montreal Gazette (CA) November 2 1970, Vol. 193rd Year, pg. 24, by: William Glover, "From farce to leaden frolic"
Daytona Beach Sunday News-Journal (US) November 1 1970, Vol. 42, Iss. 259, pg. 7, by: Willian Glover, "Poor Norman Wisdom Appears In Another Leaden Frolic"
The Glasgow Herald (GB) November 9 1968, Vol. 186th Year, Iss. 247, pg. 15, "Norman Wisdom to pay tax on deal in silver bullion"
The Glasgow Herald (GB) March 12 1968, Vol. 186th Year, Iss. 39, pg. 9, "Norman Wisdom beats tax claim on £48,000 silver profit"
The Christian Science Monitor (US) November 17 1967, pg. 8, by: Kimmis Hendrick, "How Norman Wisdom wins over his audience"
The Pittsburgh Press (US) November 15 1967, Vol. 81, Iss. 144, pg. 54, by: Joan Crosby, "Rodgers Meets Shaw in Musical 'Androcles'"
Toledo Blade (US) November 11 1967, Vol. 132nd Year, pg. 18, by: Jerry Buck, "U.S. Meets Norman Wisdom Wednesday"
The Owosso Argus-Press (US) November 2 1967, Vol. 112th Year, Iss. 259, pg. 12, by: Joan Crosby, "Wisdom's Headed Our Way"
The Los Angeles Times (US) June 13 1967, pg. C1, by: Cecil Smith, "Why Norman Wisdom Walks Happy"
The Montreal Gazette (CA) September 7 1966, Vol. 189th Year, pg. 11, by: Raymond Palmer, "Norm Wisdom Accepts Broadway Role"
The Age (AU) May 29 1964, Iss. 34,026, pg. 3, by: Colin Bennett, "Whodunit and Farce in British Bill"
The Milwaukee Journal (US) October 14 1960, Vol. 78th Year, pg. 35, by: Reinhold Ensz, "British Movie Winning Belly Laughs in Russia"
The Glasgow Herald (GB) December 25 1957, Vol. 175th Year, Iss. 307, pg. 3, by: Christopher Small, "Wisdom and "Goings On" at Oxford"
The Age (AU) December 31 1956, Iss. 31,719, pg. 2, by: Colin Bennett, "Norman Wisdom"
Ottawa Citizen (CA) April 7 1956, Vol. 113th Year, Iss. 237, pg. 16, by: Reuters, "Norman Wisdom Signs Contract With Columbia"
The Age (AU) January 10 1956, Iss. 31,416, pg. 5, "Russia Wants British Comedian"
Picturegoer (GB) October 1 1955, by: Derek Walker, "They Couldn't Make Wisdom Too Different"
Picturegoer (GB) July 9 1955, "Scared to Make You Laugh"
The Los Angeles Times (US) May 9 1955, pg. B11, "Norman Wisdom Proves Diverting Store Clerk"
Picturegoer (GB) January 8 1955, "They Had the First Laugh"
Illustrated (GB) June 12 1954, "Little Man Wisdom"
The Glasgow Herald (GB) May 10 1954, Vol. 172nd Year, Iss. 110, pg. 5, by: London Drama Critic, "Curious Figure"
Everybody's (GB) January 16 1954, by: Peter Duncan, "Wisdom Is No Fool"
The Glasgow Herald (GB) December 28 1953, Vol. 171st Year, Iss. 309, pg. 3, "Mr Chaplin Again - And His Successor"
Picturegoer (GB) December 12 1953, pg. Centre pages, "Words of Wisdom"
Tit-Bits (GB) March 24 1951, Iss. 3411, pg. 11, "WEST END STAR - but lives in a caravan"
The Daily Express (GB) April 7 1948, pg. 3, "Wisdom's the name .."

Pictorials (15)

Cinema Retro Magazine (GB) October 1 2006, Iss. 6, pg. 48-49, by: Gareth Owen, "Wisdom's Way"
The Movie - The Illustrated Who's Who of the Cinema (GB) 1978, Iss. 158
Antena (PT) February 1 1967, Iss. 46
Picture Show & TV Mirror (GB) January 2 1960, "Told In Pictures - Follow A Star"
Picture Show & Film Pictorial (GB) January 24 1959, "The Square Peg"
Picture Show Annual (GB) 1959
ATV Showbook (GB) 1957, Iss. 1
TV Mirror (GB) June 23 1956, Vol. 6, Iss. 25, pg. Supplement, by: David Leader, "The Heart of Show Business"
Jack Payne Presents Stars of Melody (GB) 1956, by: Jack Payne
Picture Post (GB) July 30 1955, Vol. 68, Iss. 5, "Norman Wisdom - The Englishman Abroad"
Film Review (GB) 1955, Iss. Annual, by: F. Maurice Speed
Picture Post (GB) August 28 1954, Vol. 64, Iss. 9
Picture Post (GB) June 5 1954, "Norman Wisdom Takes Over Picture Post"
Epoca (IT) April 13 1954, Iss. 185
Plateia (PT) 1954, Iss. 73

Magazine Covers (31)

The Daily Telegraph (GB) October 5 2010, Iss. 48317
Best of British (GB) April 2001
Sunday Mirror Magazine (GB) December 1994
VST (GB) December 3 1990, Vol. 3, Iss. 3
Radio Times (GB) May 30 1981
What's On In London (GB) December 13 1963
What's On In London (GB) December 28 1962, Iss. 1415
What's On In London (GB) December 14 1962, Iss. 1,413
Film, Színház, Muzsika (HU) July 28 1961
What's On In London (GB) December 16 1960, Iss. 1309
Picture Show and TV Mirror (JP) February 20 1960
Picture Show and TV Mirror (GB) February 20 1960
What's On In London (GB) December 11 1959
TV Times (GB) November 27 1959, Vol. 17, Iss. 213
Radio Fun (GB) 1959
What's On In London (GB) December 5 1958
Plays and Players (GB) April 1958
Theatre World (GB) April 1958
Picture Show and TV Mirror (GB) February 20 1958
What's On In London (GB) December 27 1957
What's On In London (GB) December 7 1956
Radio Times (GB) November 25 1956
Radio Fun (GB) 1956
Illustrated (GB) May 7 1955
Radio Times (GB) March 11 1955, Vol. 126
Picture Show & Film Pictorial (GB) January 22 1955, Vol. 64, Iss. 1660
Everybody's (GB) December 18 1954
What's On In London (GB) December 17 1954
TV Mirror (GB) January 2 1954, Vol. 2, Iss. 1
Picturegoer (GB) December 12 1953
Picturegoer (GB) December 20 1952

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