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date: 19 January 2021

Wise, Ernie [real name Ernest Wiseman]locked

(1925–1999)
  • Graham McCann

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Wise, Ernie [real name Ernest Wiseman] (1925–1999), entertainer, was born on 27 November 1925 in Leeds, Yorkshire, the eldest of the five children (three sons and two daughters) of Harry Wiseman, a railway signal lamp-man, and his wife, Connie Wright. The family subsequently moved to ...

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