Jimmy Savile

Jimmy Savile

Name Jimmy Savile
Profession TV Show Host
Date of Birth 1926-10-31
Place of Birth Leeds,
England
Age 84 yrs
Death Date 2011-10-29
Birth Sign Scorpio

About Jimmy Savile

Radio DJ who gained fame for his eccentric and flamboyant television personality as the host of BBC’s Jim’ll Fix It. In 1971, he was awarded the OBE for his charity work.

Early Life of Jimmy Savile

He worked in the British coal mines during World War II and later became a DJ and a manager of dance halls.

Trivia

Madame Tussauds London created a wax model of him in 1986. They melted it down in October 2012 after over 450 allegations arose accusing him of being a predatory sex offender.

Family Life

His parents, Vincent Joseph Marie Savile and Agnes Monica Savile, raised him as a Roman Catholic along with his six older siblings.

Associated With

He appeared on the fourth season of Celebrity Big Brother with Dennis Rodman in 2006.