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date: 14 November 2019

Cocker, John Robert [Joe]locked

  • Spencer Leigh


Cocker, John Robert [Joe] (1944–2014), singer, was born on 20 May 1944 at 38 Tasker Road, Crookes, Sheffield, the son of Harold Nathan Cocker (1907–2001), a civil servant then serving as an aircraftsman in the RAF, and his wife, ...

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