Today's Birthdays

one click shows all of today's celebrity birthdays

Browse All Birthdays

43,625    Actors
27,931    Actresses
4,867    Composers
7,058    Directors
842    Footballers
221    Racing drivers
925    Singers
9,111    Writers

Get FamousLikeMe on your website
One line of code gets FamousLikeMe on your website. Find out more.

Subscribe to Daily updates

Add to Google

privacy policy

Famous Like Me > Actor > L > Kenny Lynch

Profile of Kenny Lynch on Famous Like Me

Name: Kenny Lynch  
Also Know As:
Date of Birth: 18th March 1938
Place of Birth: Stepney, London, England, UK
Profession: Actor
From Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia
Kenny Lynch in the 1960s

Kenny Lynch, OBE (Born 18 March 1939) is a British 1960s comedian, singer, actor and broadcaster from London. A popular entertainer, he appeared in a great many variety shows in the '60s.

He had many UK hit singles in the early 1960s, including the two top-tens "Up On The Roof" in December 1962 and "You Can Never Stop Me Loving You" in June 1963. In addition, he has written songs for others — notably The Small Faces' hit "Sha La La La Lee" with Mort Schumann.

Known for charity work, Lynch has often played in charity footbal matches and Michael Parkinson's 'Celebrity Cricket' fundraisers.


Singles (Chart Successes)

  • "Mountain of Love" (1960)
  • "Puff" (1962)
  • "Up On The Roof" (1962)
  • "You Can Never Stop Me Loving You" (1963)
  • "Stand By Me" (1964)
  • "What Am I To You" (1964)
  • "I'll Stay By You" (1965)
  • "Half The Day's Gone and We Haven't Earned a Penny" (1983)


  • Carry On Loving (1970)
  • The Plank (1967)
  • Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)

This content from Wikipedia is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article Kenny Lynch