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Alastair Sim
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Born in Edinburgh, Edinburgh and the Lothians
Born on 9th of October 1900
Died on 19th of August 1976

Born 1900. Died 1976 - Scottish actor.

Lecturer in elocution at Edinburgh University. Professional stage debut in Othello (1930). Film debut in Riverside Murder (1935). Other films included Green for Danger (1946), Scrooge (1951) and The Belles of St. Trinians (1954). On stage had long association with playwright James Bridle.

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