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Davies, (Thomas) Ryanlocked

(1937–1977)
  • Kate Woodward

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Davies, (Thomas) Ryan (1937–1977), actor and comedian, was born at the family home, Mountain View, Glanaman, Carmarthenshire, on the edge of the south Wales coalfield, on 22 January 1937, the only child of William Thomas Davies and his wife, Nance, née Roberts. His parents' work as wardens of local government hostels meant that he spent a somewhat nomadic youth, predominantly within ...

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