Naughton, Charlie

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Naughton, Charlie Gender: M
Charles John Naughton
born on 15 December 1886 at 11:30 (= 11:30 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_sagcol.18.gif 23°28' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°43 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 13°17'


Scottish comedian who was a member of The Crazy Gang, and part of a double act with fellow Glaswegian Jimmy Gold. In 1955, he starred in the first Guinness television commercial, playing the zoo-keeper with a German seal.

His daughter, Sally, was a pre-war actress on stage and with British-Gaumont films, appearing under the name Sally Stewart. As a 23-year-old she married in an Edinburgh solicitor's office in January 1939 to Peter Croft, 21-year-old British film actor, son of Ann Croft, actress.

He died on 11 February 1976 in London.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Gold, Jimmy (born 21 April 1886). Notes: Formed comedy duo


Source Notes

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


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy