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Jon Richardson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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OK, maybe he's not REALLY quite as funny as Connolly or Izzard but he outstrips everyone else on heartthrob factor! (See t-shirt cuddle clip on youtube for reference!!)

Age: age 40

Birthplace: Nottingham, United Kingdom

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Billy Connolly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 74

Birthplace: Anderston, Scotland

Profession: Film Score Composer, Boilermaker, Soldier, Comedian, Musician, + more

Credits: Brave, The Last Samurai, The Boondock Saints, A Series of Unfortunate Events

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Eddie Izzard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 55

Birthplace: Colony of Aden

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

Credits: Valkyrie, Ocean's Thirteen, The Riches, Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill

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Sean Lock is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time
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Age: age 53

Birthplace: England, Chertsey

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

Credits: QI, 15 Storeys High, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Argumental, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, + more

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