Alastair, Sim, CBE

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Alastair George Bell Sim

Birthplace: Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: Died in London, England, United Kingdom
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Son of Alexander Sim and Isabella McIntyre
Husband of Naomi Merlith Plaskitt
Father of <private> Sim
Brother of William D McIntyre; Catherine C Sim and Johanna Sim

Occupation: British Actor
Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Alastair, Sim, CBE

Alistair Sim

Alastair George Bell Sim, CBE (9 October 1900 – 19 August 1976) was a Scottish character actor who appeared in a string of classic British films. He is best remembered in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge in the 1951 film Scrooge, and for his portrayal of Miss Fritton, the headmistress in two St. Trinian's films. He was memorably described by comedian Ronnie Corbett as a "sad-faced actor, with the voice of a fastidious ghoul", in Corbett's autobiography High Hopes.

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Alastair, Sim, CBE's Timeline

October 9, 1900
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
August 19, 1976
Age 75
London, England, United Kingdom