Wendy Richard



Age: 65


Summary: British actress whose 40-year TV career included roles as a sexy cockney shop assistant on the sitcom Are You Being Served? and a working-class matriarch on the soap opera EastEnders (both of which have aired in the United States), who was diagnosed with breast cancer in the mid-1990's and again in 2002 but who learned that the disease had returned and spread in 2008.



Cause of Death: Breast cancer


Born: July 20, 1943


Died: February 26, 2009


Location: London, England