- May 21, 2009
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Comedy actor Norman Wisdom dies Comic actor Sir Norman Wisdom has died aged 95, his son has confirmed.
The London-born comedian was famous for his slapstick film roles in the 1950s and 1960s, including the character Norman Pitkin.
Sir Norman had suffered a series of strokes causing a decline in both his mental and physical health over the past six months.
His family said he passed away at a nursing home on the Isle of Man on Monday afternoon.
Sir Norman had suffered a series of strokes causing a decline in his health over the past six months. The death of Wisdom was reported by his son on 4 October 2010. He is reported to have passed away peacefully at an Isle of Man nursing home