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Tony Blackburn
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Born in Guildford, Surrey
Born on 29th of January 1943

Born 1943 - English disc jockey.

Disc jockey on the pirate stations Radio Caroline and Radio London in the 1960s. First presenter to appear on BBC Radio 1 when it was launched in 1967. Regular hos of Top of the Pops. Joined Capital Gold in 1988. returning to BBC London 94.9 in 2004. In 2002 was the winner of the reality TV programme Iím A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here!

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