Kenny Baker

British actor (1934-2016)

Kenneth George "Kenny" Baker (24 August 1934 – 13 August 2016) was an English actor and musician. He played R2-D2 in the Star Wars movie series.

Kenny Baker
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Baker at a science fiction convention, February 12, 2005
Born
Kenneth George Baker

(1934-08-24)24 August 1934
Died13 August 2016(2016-08-13) (aged 81)
Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Cause of deathCOPD
OccupationActor
Years active1951–2015

Baker was born on 24 August 1934 in Birmingham, West Midlands. He died on 13 August 2016.[1]

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