Kenny Baker

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth George Baker
  • Birth Place: Birmingham, England
  • Died: August 13, 2016
  • Profession: Actor
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Star Wars Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 81

Kenny Baker, the actor who brought the lovable Star Wars droid R2-D2 to life, has passed away at the age of 81. The British actor died after a long illness, The Guardian reports. Baker, who was 3ft. 8in. tall, played R2-D2 in the first six Star Wars… Read more

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth George Baker
  • Birth Place: Birmingham, England
  • Died: August 13, 2016
  • Profession: Actor