Alan Bates

Alan Bates
1934 - 2003
Alan Bates  British Actor

Alan Bates dating history


Alan Bates was previously married to Victoria Ward (1970 - 1992).

Alan Bates was in relationships with Angharad Rees (1999 - 2002), Gerard Hastings (1982 - 1991), John Curry (1980 - 1982), Nickolas Grace (1973), Paul Taylor (1967 - 1970), Yardena Harari (1965), Joanna Pettet (1964 - 1966), Peter Wyngarde (1956 - 1965) and John Dexter (1954).

Alan Bates had an encounter with Rock Hudson (1968).


British Actor Alan Bates passed away on 27th Dec 2003 Westminster, London, England, UK aged 69. Born Alan Arthur Bates on 17th February, 1934 (Aquarius) in Allestree, Derbyshire, England, UK and educated at Belper Grammar School, Alan Bates is most remembered for Georgy Girl. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Alan Bates was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Bette Midler in The Rose (1979), Julie Christie in Far from the Madding Crowd (1967) and Lynn Redgrave in Georgy Girl (1966).

Alan Bates is a member of the following lists: BAFTA winners (people), Deaths from pancreatic cancer and Shakespearean actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 23 years, 5 months - -
Dating9 69 years, 2 months 16 years, 4 months 2 years
Encounter1 - - -
Total11 69 years, 2 months 15 years, 6 months 2 years


First Name Alan
Middle Name Arthur
Last Name Bates
Full Name at Birth Alan Arthur Bates
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th February, 1934
Birthplace Allestree, Derbyshire, England, UK
Died 27th December, 2003
Place of Death Westminster, London, England, UK
Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Herbert Strutt Grammar School, Derby Road, Belper, Derbyshire, Belper Grammar School
University Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London
Occupation Text Actor, Producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Georgy Girl
Year(s) Active 1956–2003
Official Websites,
Father Harold Arthur Bates (insurance broker, cellist)
Mother Florence Mary Bates née Wheatcroft (pianist)
Brother Martin Bates
Family Member Benedick Bates (son), Tristan Bates (son) [deceased]

Sir Alan Arthur Bates, CBE (17 February 1934 – 27 December 2003) was an English actor who came to prominence in the 1960s, 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.

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Alan Bates69 AquariusActor
Angharad Rees68 CancerActress
Gerard Hastings63Artist
John Curry44 VirgoSkating
Nickolas Grace75 ScorpioActor
Victoria Ward53Actress
Rock Hudson59 ScorpioActor
Paul Taylor62 TaurusSaxophone
Yardena Harari-Dancer
Joanna Pettet80 ScorpioActress
Peter Wyngarde90 LeoActor
John Dexter64 LeoDirector
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BenedictMale197152 years oldVictoria Ward
TristanMale197152 years oldVictoria Ward


Shuttlecock2020Major James PrentisMovie
Spartacus2004AgrippaTV Show
Hollywood North2003Michael BaytesMovie
The Statement2003Armand BertierMovie
Meanwhile2003Father PeterMovie
Evelyn2002Tom ConnollyMovie
The Mothman Prophecies2002Alexander LeekMovie
The Sum of All Fears2002Richard DresslerMovie
Bertie and Elizabeth2002King George VTV Movie
Salem Witch Trials2002Sir William PhipsTV Movie
Gosford Park2001JenningsMovie
Love in a Cold Climate2001Uncle MatthewTV Show
Arabian Nights2000StorytellerTV Show
In the Beginning2000JethroTV Show
St. Patrick: The Irish Legend2000CalporniusTV Movie
The Prince and the Pauper2000King Henry VIIITV Movie
The Cherry Orchard1999Gaev (Leonid Andreyevich)Movie
Nicholas' Gift1998Reg GreenTV Movie
Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets1995Sir Hugo CoalMovie
Oliver's Travels1995OliverTV Show
Hard Times1994Josiah BounderbyTV Show
Silent Tongue1993Eamon McCreeMovie
Unnatural Pursuits1992Hamish ParttTV Show
Secret Friends1991JohnMovie
Shuttlecock1991Major James Prentis VCMovie
Dr. M1990Guru, Le docteur Heinrich MarsfeldtMovie
Mister Frost1990Felix DetweilerMovie
Force majeure1989Malcolm ForrestMovie
The Dog It Was That Died1989BlairTV Movie
We Think the World of You1988Frank MeadowsMovie
A Prayer for the Dying1987Jack MeehanMovie
Pack of Lies1987StewartTV Movie
Duet for One1986David CornwallisMovie
Screen One1985Henry SitchellTV Show
The Ray Bradbury Theater1985John FabianTV Show
Screen Two1985Marcel ProustTV Show
Summer Season1985NicholasTV Show
A Voyage Round My Father1984John MortimerTV Movie
Dr. Fischer of Geneva1984Dr. Alfred JonesTV Movie
The Wicked Lady1983Captain Jerry JacksonMovie
An Englishman Abroad1983Guy BurgessTV Movie
Separate Tables1983John Malcolm, Maj. PollockTV Movie
Britannia Hospital1982Macready: Guest PatientMovie
The Return of the Soldier1982Captain Chris BaldryMovie
Quartet1981H.J., Lois' husbandMovie
Rece do góry1981WiktoMovie
The Trespasser1981SiegmundTV Movie
Nijinsky1980Sergei DiaghilevMovie
Very Like a Whale1980Sir Jock MellorTV Movie
The Rose1979RudgeMovie
An Unmarried Woman1978SaulMovie
The Shout1978Charles CrossleyMovie
The Mayor of Casterbridge1978Michael HenchardTV Show
Piccadilly Circus1976GrayTV Show
In Celebration1975Andrew ShawMovie
Royal Flash1975Rudi Von SternbergMovie
Butley1974Ben ButleyMovie
The Story of Jacob and Joseph1974Narrator (voice)TV Movie
Story of a Love Story1973HarryMovie
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg1972BriMovie
Second Best1972TomShort Film
Great Performances1971JamesTV Show
The Go-Between1970Ted BurgessMovie
Three Sisters1970VershininMovie
Play for Today1970Charles, PeterTV Show
Women in Love1969Rupert BirkinMovie
The Fixer1968Yakov BokMovie
Far from the Madding Crowd1967Gabriel OakMovie
Georgy Girl1966Jos JonesMovie
King of Hearts1966Le Soldat Charles PlumpickMovie
Once Upon a Tractor1965Joe TurrelShort Film
Nothing But the Best1964Jimmy BrewsterMovie
Zorba the Greek1964BasilMovie
The Wednesday Play1964Grigor PecharinTV Show
The Ballad of the Running Man1963StephenMovie
The Guest1963MickMovie
A Kind of Loving1962VicMovie
Whistle Down the Wind1961Arthur BlakeyMovie
The Entertainer1960Frank RiceMovie
The Four Just Men1959GiorgioTV Show
Armchair Theatre1956Lewis Black, MarioTV Show
It's Never Too Late1956King Lear (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
ITV Play of the Week1955Charles Tritton, Eddie Burke, Peter GarsideTV Show
ITV Television Playhouse1955Kenneth, Ralph Freeman, Rikki BarofskiTV Show
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