Cilla Black

Cilla Black

Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Death 1 Aug 2015 (aged 72)
Málaga, Provincia de Málaga, Andalucia, Spain
Burial Allerton, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Plot Roman Catholic Section. R13 grave 493A
Memorial ID 150102652 · View Source
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British Singer, Actress, Entertainer. Black, who was born Priscilla Maria Veronica White, was a British entertainer who achieved popularity in various areas of entertainment. She began her career, being influenced by the Beatles, in singing. Black had two number one hits in "Anyone Who Had A Heart" and "You're My World" and eleven Top Ten hits on the British charts in the late 1960s and early 1970s. "Anyone Who Had A Heart" was the United Kingdom's biggest selling single by a female artist in the 1960s. She hosted a television show (Cilla) during the early 1970s on BBC. After doing some comedy acting in the late 70s, Black hosted the television programs "Blind Date" and "Surprise, Surprise". In 2013 she celebrated her 50th year in show business and was honored by the British network ITV with a television special.

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye

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  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 2 Aug 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 150102652
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cilla Black (27 May 1943–1 Aug 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 150102652, citing Allerton Cemetery, Allerton, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .