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British actor, TV and radio presenter Nicholas Parsons (Nicholas Parsons) died after a short illness at the age of 96 years. He was the oldest leading radio “bi-Bi-si”. About it reports BBC News.
“Beside him was his beloved family who will incredibly miss him”, — added in the material.
Parsons was a leading British game show Just A Minute (“Minute”), which aired in more than 50 years. From 1971 to 1983, he also led the transfer Sale of the Century (“Sale of the century”), recognized as one of the most successful shows of its time.
Just A Minute is a British television and radio show aired December 1967. For more than 50-year history the show was created around 950 editions.
The participants in Just A Minute within a minute it was necessary to speak on a random topic, which they received on the card. The players have to recite my monologue without a rehearsal, without deviating from the topic.
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