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Formby, George Line breaks: George Formby
Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːmbi/

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Definition of Formby, George in English:

( 1904–61), English comedian; born George Booth. He became famous for his numerous musical films in the 1930s in which he played a Lancashire working lad and accompanied his songs on the ukulele.

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