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Legendary Fawlty Towers Star Andrew Sachs Has Died

By Alana Laverty

December 20, 2016 at 12:18am

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Andrew Sachs, who was renowned for playing Manuel, the Spanish waiter from Fawlty Tower, has passed away aged 86. 

The actor's wife, Melody, revealed that he died last week, on November 3, in a care home after a four-year battle with vascular dementia. 

Sachs as Manuel:

Some words from his Fawlty Towers co-star, John Cleese: 

He will be long-remembered with great fondness.

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