Wendy Richard

Wendy Richard bio

Birth Name: Wendy Emerton

Occupation: Soap Opera Actress

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: July 20, 1943

Date Of Death: February 26, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: English

Wendy Richard was born on the 20th of July, 1943. She was famous for being a Soap Opera Actress. Actress best remembered for her role as Pauline Fowler on the BBC soap opera EastEnders. She played the role from 1985 until 2006.

Wendy Richard was born in England. She attended the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts. In 2007, she was honored with the British Soap Awards’ Lifetime Achievement Award for her role on EastEnders.

Wendy Richard was a Cancer and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Wendy Richard was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Wendy Emerton is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Wendy’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Wendy Richard’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Wendy Richard’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Wendy Richard kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Wendy Richard was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Wendy Emerton
NICKNAME: Wendy Emerton, Wendy Richard
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Wendy Richard was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Wendy Richard was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Wendy Richard had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Wendy Richard’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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