Peter Cook
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Peter CookShare on Facebook

Born: November 17, 1937

Died: January 9, 1995 (aged 57)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Writer, comedian, actor, satirist

Bio: Peter Edward Cook was an English actor, satirist, writer and comedian. An extremely influential figure in modern British comedy, he is regarded as the leading light of the British satire boom of the 1960s. Cook has been described by Stephen Fry as the funniest man who ever drew breath, although his work was also controversial.

Quote of the day

When you're around the whole Dead scene, they're there as a tribal thing; they're there as part of a rendezvous and a pow-wow.
Ken Kesey

Popular Authors

Steve Maraboli
Henry Ford
Thomas Hood
Edsger Dijkstra
Dale Carnegie
Henry James
Bill Cosby
Anthony Trollope
Andre Maurois
Sarah Palin
Edward Young
Aristophanes
Jane Austen
Logan Pearsall Smith
Pythagoras
Edmund Spenser