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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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Matilda
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Oompa-Loompas
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Right Under Our Very Noses
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$500K
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The Landlady
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$50
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The Twits
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Untitled Taika Waititi/Netflix Roald Dahl Project
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Willy Wonka
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The Witches (2020)
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Alien Tales (1995)
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