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Ricky Gervais is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 54

Birthplace: Reading, United Kingdom

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: The Office, The Invention of Lying, Cemetery Junction, Ricky Gervais: Out of England - The Stand-Up Special

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Paul Whitehouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 57

Birthplace: Stanleytown, Rhondda Cynon Taf

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor Voice acting

Credits: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Alice in Wonderland, Corpse Bride, Finding Neverland The Fast Show, + more

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Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 43

Birthplace: London Borough of Hounslow, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor Presenter

Credits: 8 Out of 10 Cats, 10 O'Clock Live, Distraction, Jimmy Carr: Comedian

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Rowan Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 60

Birthplace: Consett, United Kingdom

Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: The Lion King, Bean, Mr. Bean's Holiday, Johnny English

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Paul Merton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 58

Birthplace: Parsons Green, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Television director, Comedian, Screenwriter, Author Actor, + more

Credits: Have I Got News for You, Paul Merton: The Series, The One Show, Paul Merton in China Rex the Runt, + more

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Steve Coogan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 50

Birthplace: Middleton, United Kingdom

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: hilomena, Alan Partridge, Despicable Me 2, Tropic Thunder

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Eric Idle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 72

Birthplace: South Shields, United Kingdom

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter Film Producer, + more

Credits: Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian, The Meaning of Life, Monty Python's Flying Circus

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Ronnie Barker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: Died at 76 (1929-2005)

Birthplace: Bedford, United Kingdom

Profession: Businessperson, Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Writer, + more

Credits: Porridge, Open All Hours, The Two Ronnies, Robin and Marian Going Straight, + more

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