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David Niven the World's Greatest Juggler | David Nivens
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
[About the costumes he wore during Bonnie Prince Charlie
(1948)] I asked Jack Hawkins
to tell me honestly if I looked like a prick. He said, "Yes, and so do I". And he did, too. We all looked like pricks.
Joined the British Army's Rifle Brigade regiment and served through Dunkirk, joining the commandos and later the secret Phantom Reconnaissance Regiment. He spent most of the time behind German lines with the latter outfit, a rough, tough, hit-and-run group harassing the enemy.
[names]: his characters are often named after his real-life friends, or refer to his real-life friends as sources of information.