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Roald Dahl (1916–1990)

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Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916. He served as a fighter pilot in the British R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) during World War II. He made a forced landing in the Libyan Desert and was severely injured.... read full biography
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Sep 13, 1916 (died Nov 23, 1990) | 6' 6" (1.98m)
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James and the Giant Peach
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Matilda
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Right Under Our Very Noses
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The Twits
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The Witches
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Willy Wonka
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Going Live! (1989)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1989) Himself (1 episode, 1989)   See fewer
Episode #3.4 (Oct 14, 1989) Season 3, Episode 4 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1985)
(TV Series) - Himself - Introduced by (32 episodes, 1979) Himself - Introduced by (32 episodes, 1979)   See fewer
Nothin' Short of Highway Robbery (Jul 21, 1985) Season 8, Episode 3 - Himself - Introduced by (uncredited) Himself - Introduced by (uncredited)   See fewer
This Is Your Life (1978)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1978) Himself (1 episode, 1978)   See fewer
Patricia Neal (Dec 13, 1978) Season 19, Episode 8 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Read All About It (1978)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1978) Himself (1 episode, 1978)   See fewer
Episode dated 22 October 1978 (Oct 22, 1978) Himself Himself   See fewer
Uit de wereld van Roald Dahl (1975)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1975) Himself (1 episode, 1975)   See fewer
Een frisse duik (Oct 26, 1975) Season 1, Episode 5 - Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
The 41st Annual Academy Awards (1969)
(TV Special) - Himself - Audience Member Himself - Audience Member   See fewer
Release (1968)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1968) Himself (1 episode, 1968)   See fewer
Have You Seen Manchester?/A Book for Christmas/Juke Baroque Jury (Dec 21, 1968) Season 2, Episode 16 - Himself Himself   See fewer
'Way Out (1961)
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Death Wish (Jun 9, 1961) Season 1, Episode 9 - Himself - Host Himself - Host   See fewer
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Alien Tales (1995)
(Video Game) - Writer (synopsis: Matilda) Writer (synopsis: Matilda)   See fewer
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