Alec McCowen, English actor, Died at 91


Alexander Duncan “Alec” McCowen was born on May 26, 1925, in Tunbridge Wells, Kent and died on February 6, 2017.

He was an English actor.

Alec was known for his work in numerous film and stage productions.

He was the son of Mary (née Walkden), a dancer, and Duncan McCowen, a shopkeeper.

McCowen attended The Skinners’ School in Tunbridge Wells and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

McCowen’s partner, the actor Geoffrey Burridge, died in 1987 from AIDS complications.

Alec McCowen passed away at 91 years old.