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Comedian, writer, and poet who, along with Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe, and Michael Bentine, popularized The Goon Show, an innovative comedy radio show. He was also a prolific writer who wrote many books including a seven-volume autobiographical account of his time serving during the Second World War.
He was deemed stateless by the British government, after which he claimed Irish citizenship because his father, Captain Leo Alphonso Milligan, MSM, RA, was Irish. He married three times and had six children.
How did Spike Milligan die?
Spike Milligan's death was caused by Kidney Failure.
|Cause of death||Kidney Failure|
|Age of death||83 years|
|Birthday||April 16, 1918|
|Death date||February 27, 2002|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I thought I’d begin by reading a poem by Shakespeare, but then I thought, why should I? He never reads any of mine.Spike Milligan
A sure cure for seasickness is to sit under a tree.Spike Milligan
I have the body of an eighteen year old. I keep it in the fridge.Spike Milligan
I shook hands with a friendly Arab. I still have my right arm to prove it.Spike Milligan
My Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic.Spike Milligan