Barbara Ann Deeks, DBE
|Also Known As:||"Knight", "Hollings", "Mitchell"|
|Birthplace:||Shoreditch, London, England|
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About Dame Barbara Windsor
Barbara Ann Windsor, MBE (born Barbara Ann Deeks on 6 August 1937) is an English actress. Her best known roles are in the Carry On films and as Peggy Mitchell in the BBC soap opera East Enders.
Born in Shoreditch, London in 1937, the only child of John Deeks, a costermonger, and his wife, formerly Rose Ellis, a dressmaker. Barbara is of English and Irish descent.
Barbara has married three times:
- Ronnie Knight, Krays associate (married 2 March 1964, divorced January 1985)
- Stephen Hollings, actor (married 12 April 1986 in Jamaica, divorced 1995)
- Scott Mitchell, former actor and recruitment consultant (married 8 April 2000[22