George Robey

Full name:George Edward Wade
Born:20th September 1869, Herne Hill, Surrey, England
Died:19th November 1954, Saltdean, Sussex, England
Other Sports:Football for Aston Villa, Chelsea and Millwall
Biography:Famous music-hall comedian, 'The Prime Minister of Mirth'. 27 films (1900 to 1952). Member of the MCC. Made CBE in 1919, having refused a knighthood as he considered it too much for a mere comedian
Education:University of Leipzig; Cambridge University (did not graduate)
Teams:G Robey's XI (Miscellaneous: 1895-1910); Oxford Music Hall (Miscellaneous: 1896); London Pavilion (Miscellaneous: 1896); Albert and Edmunds Troupe (Miscellaneous: 1896); The Dandy Fifth (Miscellaneous: 1898); Cardiff Second XI (Miscellaneous: 1900); Cardiff University Present (Miscellaneous: 1900); Arkley (Miscellaneous: 1904); All teams
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Pictures:Portrait of George Robey





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