Reg Varney

Born Jul 11, 1916

Reginald Alfred "Reg" Varney was an English actor, most notable for his role as Stan Butler in 1970s TV sitcom On the Buses.

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1916 Birth Born on July 11, 1916.


1965 49 Years Old Varney had a heart attack in 1965, and in 1981 he suffered a more serious one. … Read More


1967 51 Years Old The world's first voucher-based cash dispensing machine was installed at the Enfield Town branch of Barclays Bank. Varney was living in Enfield at the time and for publicity purposes he was photographed making the first withdrawal from the machine on Tuesday 27 June 1967.
1970 54 Years Old He was a subject of the television programme This Is Your Life in May 1970 when he was surprised by Eamonn Andrews.


1989 73 Years Old In 1989 he suffered a stroke, which left him with an uneven heartbeat. … Read More
2002 86 Years Old Varney moved to Devon in the late 1980s and lived alone after his wife, Lilian Emma Varney died in East Devon in 2002, aged 92.
2008 92 Years Old Varney died aged 92 in a nursing home in Budleigh Salterton, Devon, on 16 November 2008, following a chest infection. … Read More
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