Alfred Hawthorne Hill, better known by his stage name Benny Hill (21 January 1924 – 20 April 1992) was an English comedian and actor, notable for his long-running television programme The Benny Hill Show.
Alfred Hawthorne Hill was born in Southampton and attended Taunton's School. During World War II, he was evacuated to Bournemouth.
After leaving school, Hill worked at ... more »
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''That's what show business issincere insincerity.''Benny Hill (1925-1992), British comedian. Quoted in Observer (London, June 12, 1977).