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Alastair Sim

Alastair Sim's biography

Alastair Sim is 76 years old stage actor born at Edinburgh. He was born on Tuesday 9th of October 1900. According to year of birth 1900 he belongs to Lost Generation. Birthday on 9th of October means he is Libra. Libra sign depicts that it is all about “Balance”. It seems that their life is very balanced, however, things are way opposite as they always face unstable situations in order to balance it further.

He is citizen of United Kingdom. His primary profession is to be stage actor. You can know him also as film actor. He is recently known as television actor.

Alastair Sim's family

Alastair Sim's ex spouse

Naomi Plaskitt

Alastair Sim and Naomi Plaskitt have been together. She is known as actor. His ex spouse was born on Sunday 30th of November 1913 in Bedford. His ex spouse died on Tuesday 3rd of August 1999 in Newnham Hill. Naomi Plaskitt was 99 years old, when this happened.

Alastair Sim's schools

We found 2 schools He attended. Complete list of schools: James Gillespie's High School, George Heriot's School.

Alastair Sim's career

His main focus is to be stage actor.

How did Alastair Sim die

He died on on Thursday 19th of August 1976 when he was 76 years old at London. Alastair Sims death was caused by lung cancer. It happend like natural causes.

Awards and competitions

Alastair Sim's Awards

  • He was awarded an honorary LLD by Edinburgh University at the end of his term as Rector.
  • He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the Coronation Honours List of 1953. In the early 1970s he was offered a knighthood but turned it down because it would have impinged too much on his private life.

Alastair Sim's quotes

  • As I passed imperceptibly from a beautiful child to a strong handsome lad, I wanted more than anything else in the world to be of all things, a hypnotist. I practised on gentle dogs...
  • I stand or fall in my profession by the public's judgement of my performances. No amount of publicity can dampen a good one or gloss over a bad one.
  • It was revealed to me many years ago with conclusive certainty that I was a fool and that I had always been a fool. Since then I have been as happy as any man has a right to be.
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Alastair Sim's body shape

Lets describe how Alastair Sim looks. We will focus on his body shape. Body build is average.