Robert Harper (28 January 1944 – 28 October 2020), known professionally as Bobby Ball, was an English comedian, actor and singer. He was best known being part of the comedy duo Cannon and Ball, with Tommy Cannon. They both hosted The Cannon and Ball Show for nine years between 1979 and 1988.
- "Bobby Ball dead: Cannon & Ball star dies at 76 after testing positive for coronavirus". Mirror. Retrieved 29 October 2020.