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About Jon Pertwee
Jon Pertwee was an English actor best remembered for starring in the iconic science fiction television show Doctor Who, in which he portrayed the role of the Third Doctor. He is also known for playing characters such as Chief Petty Officer Pertwee in the BBC radio sit-com The Navy Lark and Worzel Gummidge in the television sitcom Worzel Gummidge from 1979 to 1981.
He was the son of Avice Scholtz and Roland Pertwee, who was a famous screenwriter and actor. In 1955, he and actress Jean Marsh tied the knot. The marriage was childless and ended in divorce in 1960. His second marriage was to Ingeborg Rhoesa, with whom he had two children: actors Dariel and Sean Pertwee. The marriage lasted from 1960 until his death in 1996.
He died of a heart attack while holidaying in the United States with his wife.
He was an accomplished cabaret performer.
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Jon Pertwee's Popularity
Jon Pertwee was a famous English actor, who was born on July 7, 1919. As a person born on this date, Jon Pertwee is listed in our database as the 30th most popular celebrity for the day (July 7) and the 11th most popular for the year (1919).
People born on July 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Jon Pertwee is the 882nd most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Jon Pertwee's birthday, Jon Pertwee is the 789th most famous English.
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