About: Arthur Askey

An Entity of Type: species, from Named Graph: http://dbpedia.org, within Data Space: dbpedia.org

Arthur Bowden Askey, CBE (6 June 1900 – 16 November 1982) was an English comedian and actor. Askey was known for his short stature (5' 2", 1.58 m) and distinctive horn-rimmed glasses, and his playful humour incorporating improvisation and catchphrases including "Hello playmates!", "I thank you" (pronounced "Ay-thang-yaw") and "Before your very eyes".

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Arthur Bowden Askey, CBE (6 June 1900 – 16 November 1982) was an English comedian and actor. Askey was known for his short stature (5' 2", 1.58 m) and distinctive horn-rimmed glasses, and his playful humour incorporating improvisation and catchphrases including "Hello playmates!", "I thank you" (pronounced "Ay-thang-yaw") and "Before your very eyes". Askey achieved prominence in the 1930s in the BBC's first radio comedy series Band Waggon and subsequently starred in several Gainsborough Pictures comedy films during the Second World War including Charley's (Big-Hearted) Aunt (1940) and The Ghost Train (1941). His novelty recordings for His Master's Voice include "The Bee Song" (1938), a lasting part of his act. From the 1950s, Askey was a prominent television presence and made regular appearances on the BBC's long-running music hall programme The Good Old Days. Askey was made an OBE in 1969 and a CBE in 1981; he continued to appear frequently on television, radio and the stage until his death in 1982. (en)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey CBE (* 6. Juni 1900 in Liverpool; † 16. November 1982 in London) war ein britischer Komiker und Schauspieler. (de)
  • Arthur Askey est un acteur et scénariste britannique né le 6 juin 1900 à Liverpool, mort le 16 novembre 1982 à St Thomas' Hospital à Londres. (fr)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey (6 de junio de 1900 – 16 de noviembre de 1982) fue un actor británico. (es)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey (6 giugno 1900 – Londra, 16 novembre 1982) è stato un attore e comico britannico. (it)
dbo:birthDate
  • 1900-06-06 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:deathDate
  • 1982-11-16 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathPlace
dbo:genre
dbo:imdbId
  • 0039450
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 552923 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 14956 (xsd:nonNegativeInteger)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 1107503861 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageWikiLink
dbp:birthDate
  • 1900-06-06 (xsd:date)
dbp:birthPlace
  • Dingle, Liverpool, England (en)
dbp:children
dbp:deathDate
  • 1982-11-16 (xsd:date)
dbp:deathPlace
  • Lambeth, London, England (en)
dbp:genre
  • Stand-up, comedic acting (en)
dbp:id
  • 39450 (xsd:integer)
dbp:name
  • Arthur Askey (en)
dbp:parents
  • Betsy Bowden (en)
  • Samuel Askey (en)
dbp:restingPlace
  • Putney Vale Cemetery and Crematorium Wimbledon, London, England (en)
dbp:spouse
  • 1925 (xsd:integer)
  • 1974 (xsd:integer)
  • (en)
  • Elizabeth Swash (en)
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dct:subject
gold:hypernym
schema:sameAs
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Arthur Bowden Askey CBE (* 6. Juni 1900 in Liverpool; † 16. November 1982 in London) war ein britischer Komiker und Schauspieler. (de)
  • Arthur Askey est un acteur et scénariste britannique né le 6 juin 1900 à Liverpool, mort le 16 novembre 1982 à St Thomas' Hospital à Londres. (fr)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey (6 de junio de 1900 – 16 de noviembre de 1982) fue un actor británico. (es)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey (6 giugno 1900 – Londra, 16 novembre 1982) è stato un attore e comico britannico. (it)
  • Arthur Bowden Askey, CBE (6 June 1900 – 16 November 1982) was an English comedian and actor. Askey was known for his short stature (5' 2", 1.58 m) and distinctive horn-rimmed glasses, and his playful humour incorporating improvisation and catchphrases including "Hello playmates!", "I thank you" (pronounced "Ay-thang-yaw") and "Before your very eyes". (en)
rdfs:label
  • Arthur Askey (en)
  • Arthur Askey (de)
  • Arthur Askey (es)
  • Arthur Askey (fr)
  • Arthur Askey (it)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:depiction
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Arthur Askey (en)
is dbo:parent of
is dbo:starring of
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is dbo:wikiPageWikiLink of
is dbp:parents of
is dbp:starring of
is foaf:primaryTopic of
Powered by OpenLink Virtuoso    This material is Open Knowledge     W3C Semantic Web Technology     This material is Open Knowledge    Valid XHTML + RDFa
This content was extracted from Wikipedia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License