Jack Birkett

Actor, Film actor

1934 – 2010

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Who was Jack Birkett?

Jack Birkett was a British dancer, mime artist, actor and singer, best known for his work on stage as a member of Lindsay Kemp's theatre company, and in the films of Derek Jarman. He was often billed as Orlando or The Incredible Orlando. Most of his best-known work was done when he was totally blind.

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Born
Jun 11, 1934
Leeds
Also known as
  • The Incredible Orlando
  • El Increíble Orlando
  • Orlando
Spouses
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Lived in
  • Leeds
Died
May 10, 2010
London

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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