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Wilfrid Brambell
Birth: Mar. 22, 1912
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Jan. 18, 1985
London
City of London
Greater London, England

Actor. Fondly remembered as Paul McCartney's 'Grandfather' in the landmark Beatles musical "A Hard Day's Night." He made his stage debut as a child, entertaining troops during World War I. He began his professional acting career as an adult at the Gate Theatre, Dublin, and toured with ENSA during World War II. His first appearance on the London stage was in 1950, and had a single appearance on Broadway in 1965. He played character parts in theater and films before achieving fame as "Albert Steptoe" in the long-running "Steptoe and Son" comedy series, which ran from 1964 to 1973. His remains were cremated at the South London Crematorium in Streatham, London Borough of Lambeth, Greater London and where scattered beneath Tree 3 on the grounds. 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
 
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Originally Created by: Paul Grant
Record added: Nov 01, 2002
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