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Barbara Windsor

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Windsor in 2010
Born
Barbara Ann Deeks

(1937-08-06)6 August 1937
Shoreditch, London, England
Died 10 December 2020(2020-12-10) (aged 83)
London, England
Occupation Actress
Years active 1950–2017
Net worth Steady £9 million (2018)
Height 4 ft 10 in (147 cm)
Spouse(s)
Ronnie Knight
(m. 1964; div. 1985)

Stephen Hollings
(m. 1986; div. 1995)

Scott Mitchell (m. 2000)

Dame Barbara Windsor DBE (born Barbara Ann Deeks, 6 August 1937 – 10 December 2020) was an English actress. She was born in Shoreditch, London. She was best known for her roles in the Carry On movies and for playing Peggy Mitchell from 1994–2010 in soap opera EastEnders.

She was made a Dame in the 2016 New Year Honours.

It was announced on 10 May 2018 that Windsor was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in April 2014. She died from the disease on 10 December 2020 in London, aged 83.

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