|Birth Day||April 25, 1932|
|Birth Place||Nottinghamshire, England|
|Age||88 YEARS OLD|
Actor best known for playing the role of Ken Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1960-2017.
He suffered an injury during his Service in the Welsh military that left him partially deaf.
He was listed in the Guinness World Records as the longest-serving living TV actor in a continuous role for Coronation Street.
His son, Linus Roache, appeared on "Law & Order" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."