Nov 05, 2021
By Andy Johnson
He was born in Canada, but made his name as an entertainer and dancer in England.
Lionel Blair was a staple on British stages and television for decades.
He was born in Montreal to Russian Jewish parents who moved to Great Britain when he was a child.
During the 1960s, 70s and 80s he was a prominent presence on UK variety and TV game shows.
Lionel Blair died yesterday in London.
He was 92.