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Age84 (age at death)
Birthday 31 October, 1926
Birthplace Leeds, Yorkshire, England, UK
Died 29 October, 2011
Place of Death Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK
Height 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality British
Occupation TV Personality
Claim to Fame 'Jim'll Fix It' & 'Top of the Pops'
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Sir James Wilson Vincent Savile OBE KCSG (; 31 October 1926 – 29 October 2011) was an English DJ, television and radio personality who hosted BBC shows including Top of the Pops and Jim'll Fix It. He raised an estimated £40 million for charities and, during his lifetime, was widely praised for his personal qualities and as a fund-raiser. After his death, hundreds of allegations of sexual abuse were made against him, leading the police to conclude that Savile had been a predatory sex offender—possibly one of Britain's most prolific. There had been allegations during his lifetime, but they were dismissed and accusers ignored or disbelieved; Savile took legal action against some accusers.

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