About George Formby
May 26, 1904 - March 06, 1961
|Place of Birth||:||Wigan, Lancashire, England, UK|
|Also Known As||:||George Hoy Booth|
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George Formby (born George Hoy Booth) was the archetype "cheeky chappie" northern English comedian. Trained originally as a jockey, he often appeared on horseback in his films. Best known for his buck-toothed grin and his ukulele.