Maker: Bob Collins
Hill, Alfred Hawthorne [Benny] (1924–1992), comedian, was born in Southampton on 25 January 1924, the younger son and second of three children of Alfred Hill (d. 1971), a former circus performer and the manager of a surgical appliance shop in Southampton, and his wife, ...
Maker: Simon Barber
Smith, Linda Helen (1958–2006), comedian, was born on 29 January 1958 at Hainault Maternity Home, Erith, Kent, the only child of Raymond Smith, railway track maintenance worker, and his wife, Elizabeth Evelyn (Bessie), formerly Boyce, née Locke. She had an elder half-sister, Barbara...