|Birthname||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)|
|Astrology data||23°28' 16°43 Asc. 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.
- business associate/partner relationship with Gold, Jimmy (born 21 April 1886). Notes: Formed comedy duo
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