Veteran entertainer, TV Presenter, and dancer, Lionel Blair has passed away at the age of 92. The celebrity who had a huge stage and screen career spanning eight decades passed away in the early hours of Thursday. The news totally shocked everyone as no one thinks that he left everyone so soon and so suddenly.

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Everyone knows that he was a very famous dancer who worked a lot to make his personality widely popular all over the world. He was best known as a team captain on the game show Give Us A Clue. Apart from this, he has also appeared in Ricky Gervais’s Extras and Celebrity Big Brother in recent years.

Lionel Blair Cause of Death?

His work has always been appreciated by millions of people. Now, a number of fans are mourning his sudden demise and paying rich tributes to the entertainer. Let us also tell you that he was born on 12th December 1928 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. His full name was Henry Lionel Ogus but he was well known for his stage name Lionel Blair.

When he moved to the UK as a young boy, he started performing in air raid shelters in World War Two. Let us also tell you that he was recognized before his show business career, grew up in Stamford Hill, north London, and was moved to Oxford when the war broke out.

When he was just 13 years old, his father died and he began working as an actor. Later, he appeared in musical productions with his elder sister Joyce. Currently, the cause of his death has not been announced yet.

We are continuously searching to know some more details related to his unfortunate death. When we get any detail, we will update all the information here as well. There are several people paying tribute and emotional messages to the entertainer.

Let us also tell you that Actor Bonnie Langford tweeted with a picture and said “Dear Lionel. Privileged to have been your dance partner”. Along with it, many people continuously pay tribute to him as he unfortunately died but the main cause has not been revealed yet. Singer Michael Ball said “funny, kind, generous, compassionate and gifted. So sad for his family and for our business. A total one off. RIP lovely man”. Our deepest condolences to his family as they are going through a very tough time.


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