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Robert MarsdenBorn: Mon 22nd August 1921
Died: Thu 5th April 2007 (age: 85)
Character actor and singer of songs in children's programmes and variety who first broadcast in 1942
Began his career on the Shakespearean stage at Stratford-on-Avon in 1940 and joined the BBC Drama Repertory Company a few years later.
Primarily an actor on stage and radio, he sometimes served as a stage director and portrayed Abraham Lincoln in many shows including the 1965 Doctor Who story The Chase