Doris Ethel Waters

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Doris Ethel Waters

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edwin William Waters and Maud May Waters
Sister of Elsie Waters; Edward Arthur Waters; Bernard Charles Waters and Jack Warner

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Doris Ethel Waters

Gert and Daisy were the two characters of a British female comedy act who are particularly remembered for their contribution to film and radio entertainment during World War II. They were stalwarts of the BBC radio variety programme Workers' Playtime, where they would talk about anything and everything, but especially their fictional husbands: Bert and Wally.

The characters of Gert and Daisy were played by Florence Elsie Waters (1893–1990)and Doris Waters (1904–1978),who were sisters of Horace John Waters (1895–1981), better known as Jack Warner of Dixon of Dock Green fame. Elsie and Doris were awarded OBEs in the King's Birthday Honours List in 1946.


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Doris Ethel Waters's Timeline

Age 74