Roy Kinnear bio

Birth Name: Roy Mitchell Kinnear

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: January 8, 1934

Date Of Death: September 20, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: English

Roy Kinnear was born on the 8th of January, 1934. He was known for being a Movie Actor. British actor who portrayed Mr. Salt in the classic film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. He was also known as Planchet in The Three Musketeers.

Roy Kinnear was born in England. He started on the stage, appearing in 1960 in the play Sparrows Can’t Sing. He would also be a part of the 1963 film adaptation of that play. He was known to British audiences as a frequent comedic actor on shows such as Doctor at Large, Man About the House, and George and Mildred.

Roy Kinnear was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Roy Kinnear was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Roy Mitchell Kinnear is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Roy Kinnear’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Roy Kinnear’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Roy Kinnear kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Roy Kinnear was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Roy Mitchell Kinnear
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Roy Kinnear was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Roy Kinnear was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Roy Kinnear had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Roy Kinnear’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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