Munro, Alex

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Munro, Alex Gender: M
Alexander Nielson Horsburgh
born on 6 March 1911 at 03:30 (= 03:30 AM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gerard
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°27' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°39 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 22°22'


Scottish actor and comedian who had his own BBC radio series The Size of It. He headlined in a number of British variety theatres, before finally making his home in Llandudno, Wales. He was given creative control of the Llandudno Pier Pavilion Theatre in the 1970s. The Alex Munro Show ran at the Happy Valley in Llandudno for 30 years.

Munro died in Llandudno on 20 January 1986, aged 74. He and his wife, Phyllis (née Robertshaw), were the parents of actress Janet Munro (1934-1972), who predeceased her father.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Frank Clifford in his "British Entertainers" quotes Caroline Gerard for data from birth record.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer