David Baddiel

David Baddiel

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. David Lionel Baddiel (born 28 May 1964) is an English comedian, novelist and television presenter. Baddiel was born in New York, and moved to England when he was four months old. His father, Colin Brian Baddiel, was a Welsh research chemist with Unilever before being made redundant in the 1980s, after which he sold Dinky Toys at Grays Antique Market. His mother, Sarah, was a refugee from Nazi Germany. She moved to the UK at five months old with her parents in 1939. Baddiel is the middle of three sons. Baddiel grew up in Dollis Hill, Willesden, North London. He attended primary school at the North West London Jewish Day School in Brent, and after studying at Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School in Elstree, an independent school near Borehamwood in Hertfordshire, he read English at King's College, Cambridge, where he was a member of the Cambridge Footlights, and graduated with a double first. He began studies for a PhD in English at University College London, but did not complete it.
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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 327g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135830309
  • 9786135830309