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Barbara Knox
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    (September 30, 1933- )
    Born in Oldham, England, United Kingdom
    Birth name was Barbara Brothwood
    Portrays Rita Bates Fairclough Sullivan on Coronation Street
    Appeared in the film 'Goodbye Mr. Chips' (1969)
    Recorded the album 'On the Street Where I Live' (1973)
    Named a Member of the Order of the British Empire (2010)
    She has been married and divorced twice.
    She said she was in so many failed pilots, 'They called me Pontius.'
    She appeared on 'Coronation Street' as Rita for one episode in 1964 and was not brought back until 1972 (when she became a regular).
    She was the highest-paid female cast member of 'Coronation Street.'
    She won the 'TV Times' award for best actress (1989).
    After watching a montage of clips of her career at an awards show, she quipped 'It's like watching a moving picture of Dorian Gray.'

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