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Reg Varney

Actor, Writer
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Net worth 2018: Under Review
Industry: Actor
Residence:  Canning Town, London, England, UK
BirthDay: 11 July 1916
Sigh: Leo
Died On: 16 November 2008(2008-11-16) (aged 92) Budleigh Salterton, Devon, England
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Children: Jeanne Varney
BIOGRAPHY

Reg Varney was born on July 11, 1916 in Canning Town, London, England as Reginald Alfred Varney. He was an actor and writer, known for The Best Pair of Legs in the Business (1973), Down the 'Gate (1975) and On the Buses (1969). He was married to Lilian Varney. He died on November 16, 2008 in Budleigh Salterton, Devon, England.

TIMELINE
2008

He died on November 16, 2008 in Budleigh Salterton, Devon, England

1989

Suffered a stroke in 1989 which left him with an uneven heartbeat

1973

He was an actor and writer, known for The Best Pair of Legs in the Business (1973), Down the 'Gate (1975) and On the Buses (1969)

1969

He was 52 when On the Buses (1969) started, although his character was supposed to be about 35

1967

When the world's first ATM opened at Barclays Bank in north London's Enfield district 27 June 1967, Varney became the very first person to use the machine

1965

Suffered a heart attack in 1965 and another, more severe one, in 1981 which forced him to semi-retire from acting

1961

Unlike the other cast members of The Rag Trade (1961) and On the Buses (1969), he never acted in the West End at all

1940

Starred on stage in the late 1940s in a comic revue entitled "Gaytime"

1922

During his career his year of birth was often given as 1922

1916

Reg Varney was born on July 11, 1916 in Canning Town, London, England as Reginald Alfred Varney

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