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Richard Wilson OBE
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British stage and TV actor.
Known for his role as Victor Meldrew
Richard Wilson OBE

Iain Carmichael Wilson OBE

Age

80

Born

9 Jul 1936

Richard Wilson OBE Bio Details

Full name

Iain Carmichael Wilson OBE

Gender

Male

Age

80

Date of birth

9 Jul 1936

Birth place

Waverley Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UK

Occupations

Actor

Lab Technician

Education

RADA : Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England, United Kingdom

Lady Alice Primary School, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

Greenock High School, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

He is sometimes named as Iain Colquhoun Wilson (Colquhoun being his mother's maiden name) but his birth was registered with the Scottish Record Office as Iain Carmichael Wilson.
A renowned stage actor who rose to stardom for his role as the grumpy Victor Meldrew in the British sitcom "One Foot In The Grave"
Born in the family home in Waverley Street, Greenock. Soon after they moved to 141 Dunlop Street in the town where he lived until he began his National Service.

Richard Wilson OBE Siblings

Moira McLaren

Sister

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Richard Wilson OBE Family

Richard Wilson OBE's parents:

Richard Wilson OBE's father was John Boyd Wilson Richard Wilson OBE's mother was Effie Wilson


Richard Wilson OBE's siblings:

Richard Wilson OBE's sister is Moira McLaren


Richard Wilson OBE's nieces and nephews:

Richard Wilson OBE's nephew is Kenneth McLaren Richard Wilson OBE's nephew is Ian McLaren


Richard Wilson OBE's grandparents:

Richard Wilson OBE's grandfather is David Colquhoun Richard Wilson OBE's grandmother is Catherine Colquhoun Richard Wilson OBE's grandfather was Robert John Wilson Richard Wilson OBE's grandmother was Mary Wilson


Richard Wilson OBE's great grandparents:

Richard Wilson OBE's great grandfather is Robert W McLachlan Richard Wilson OBE's great grandmother is Jane Muir McLashlan Richard Wilson OBE's great grandfather is Hugh Wilson Richard Wilson OBE's great grandmother is Jane Wilson