Born: 26 May 1904, Wigan, Lancashire, England
Died: 6 March 1961, Preston, Lancashire, England
George Formby was a ukelele-playing British comedian, much in demand in the 1930's and 1940's, which is when he appeared in his film comedies.
Spare a Copper (1940) as George Carter
Bell-Bottom George (1944) as George Blake