Norman Wisdom, Tommy Cooper and Harry Secombe
Thomas John Cooper, five-month-old son of comedian Tommy Cooper, was naturally the 'star turn' at his own christening in Christ Church, Turnham Green, London. So when he decided to cry afterwards, famous comedian guests felt they had to join in.
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Animals - Spitfire the Polar Bear - London Airport - 1956
Spitfire, the polar bear cub enjoys a drink of water by Norah Standerwick, a receptionist at London Airport, before commencing the next stage of her journey. Spitfire, born at Nuremberg Zoo, was flown into London Airport from Frankfurt. The first baby polar bear in Britain since the birth of Brumas at London Zoo, weighs 60 pounds, she is going to Whipsnade Zoo children's corner.
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Bee Gee and Family
Bee Gee Maurice Gibb with his wife, Yvonne, and their children Adam, four, and seven week old Samantha, at London's Heathrow airport when they arrived from New York, USA. They were here for two weeks to show the baby to relatives. 12/01/03 : Bee Gee Maurice Gibb with his wife, Yvonne, and their children Adam, four, and seven week old Samantha, at London's Heathrow airport when they arrived from New York, USA. Gibb died in hospital his family said. The 53-year-old had been in a critical condition in hospital after suffering a heart attack during an operation to remove an intestinal blockage after he collapsed at his Florida home last week. His wife Yvonne and his two children had been with him at the Mount Sinai Medical Centre in Miami since the surgery on Thursday night.