Bill Oddie

Presenter, TV Writer

1941 –

23

Who is Bill Oddie?

William Edgar "Bill" Oddie OBE is an English author, actor, comedian, artist, naturalist and musician, who became famous as one of The Goodies.

A birdwatcher since his childhood in Quinton, Birmingham, Oddie has now established a reputation as an ornithologist, conservationist and television presenter on wildlife issues. Some of his books are illustrated with his own paintings and drawings.

Oddie's wildlife programmes for the BBC include: Springwatch/Autumnwatch, How to Watch Wildlife, Wild In Your Garden, Birding with Bill Oddie, Britain Goes Wild with Bill Oddie and Bill Oddie Goes Wild.

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Born
Jul 7, 1941
Rochdale
Also known as
  • William "Bill" Edgar Oddie
  • William "Bill" Edgar Oddie OBE
  • William Edgar Oddie
  • Bill Oddie O.B.E
  • Bill Oddie OBE
  • The Goodies
  • William Edgar "Bill" Oddie OBE
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • Pembroke College, Cambridge
  • University of Cambridge

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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