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Jimmy Savile
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Born in Leeds, West Yorkshire
Born on 31st of October 1926

Born 1926 - English broadcaster and charity worker.

Television presenter appearing on Top of the Pops. Raised money for many worthwhile causes including construction of National Spinal Injuries Centre at Stoke Mandeville. Ran many fund-raising marathons. Host of television series Jimíll Fix It (1975-94). Knighted in 1990.

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