Anne Kirkbride

Anne Kirkbride
1954 - 2015
Anne Kirkbride  British Actress

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Anne Kirkbride was previously married to David Beckett (1992 - 2015).


British Actress Anne Kirkbride was born on 21st June, 1954 in Oldham, Lancashire, England, UK and passed away on 19th Jan 2015 Manchester, England, UK aged 60. She is most remembered for Deirdre Barlow on Coronation Strreet. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Anne Kirkbride was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Al Nedjari in Coronation Street (1960), Jimmi Harkishin in Coronation Street (1960), Neville Buswell in Coronation Street (1960) and William Roache in Coronation Street (1960).

Anne Kirkbride is a member of the following lists: 1954 births, Deaths from breast cancer and British television actors.


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First Name Anne
Last Name Beckett
Maiden Name Kirkbride
Full Name at Birth Anne Kirkbride
Alternative Name Deidre, Ann Kirkbride
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st June, 1954
Birthplace Oldham, Lancashire, England, UK
Died 19th January, 2015
Place of Death Manchester, England, UK
Cause of Death Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Deirdre Barlow on Coronation Strreet
Year(s) Active 1972–present, 1972–2014, 1971–2014
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Costello Entertainments
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Father Jack Kirkbride

Anne Kirkbride (21 June 1954 – 19 January 2015) was an English actress, known for her long-running role as Deirdre Barlow in the ITV soap Coronation Street, which she played for 42 years from 1972 to 2014. For this role, she posthumously received the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2015 British Soap Awards.

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Anne Kirkbride60 GeminiActress
David Beckett-Actor


Wetty Hainthropp Investigates1999Deirdre Rachid (uncredited)TV Show
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969Player's GirlfriendTV Show
Coronation Street1960Deirdre Barlow, Deirdre Langton, Deirdre RachidTV Show

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Tracker748Tracker748Jan 19, 2015

Very sad to hear of her passing. She will be missed on Coronation Street.

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