Jon Pertwee

Jon Pertwee

About Jon Pertwee

John Devon Roland Pertwee (7 July 1919 - 20 May 1996) was an English actor. Pertwee is best known for a series of famous roles, firstly his 18-year stint on BBC Radio as Chief Petty Officer Pertwee in The Navy Lark, secondly his role in the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who, in which he played the third incarnation of the Doctor from 1970 to 1974 and thirdly as the title character in the series Worzel Gummidge.

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