LESLIE PHILLIPS. Born: April 20, 1924 in Tottenham, London. Is an English comedy actor who appeared in 3 of the early Carry On films "Carry On Nurse" (1959) "Carry On Teacher" (1959) & "Carry On Constable" (1960). After which he told Peter Rogers that he did not wish to do any more Carry Ons, though he did return for "Carry On Columbus" (1992). He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 1998 Queen's Birthday Honours & was promoted to Commander (CBE) in 2008.
The Wizard of New Zealand (born Ian Brackenbury Channell, London). Humourist. He started preaching from atop a ladder in Cathedral Square, Christchurch in 1974, and in 1990 became the only person ever to be appointed Official Wizard of a country by a modern government. He was awarded the Queen's Service Medal in the Birthday Honours list of 2009. <3 NZ