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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Gone But Not Forgotten

Sir Alan Arthur Bates

(17 February 1934 – 27 December 2003)

He was an English actor, who came to prominence in the 1960s, a time of high creativity in British cinema, when he appeared in films ranging from the popular children’s story Whistle Down the Wind to the "kitchen sink" drama A Kind of Loving.

He is also known for his performance with Anthony Quinn in Zorba the Greek, as well as his roles in King of Hearts, Georgy Girl, Far From the Madding Crowd, and The Fixer, which gave him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.

In 1969, he starred in the Ken Russell film Women in Love with Oliver Reed and Glenda Jackson.

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