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Crazy Gang

Goldie, David (2004) Crazy Gang. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press.

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The Crazy Gang were a group of British entertainers, formed in the early 1930s. In the mature form the group's six men were Bud Flanagan, Chesney Allen, Jimmy Nervo, Teddy Knox, Charlie Naughton and Jimmy Gold. The group achieved considerable domestic popularity and were a favourite of the royal family, especially King George VI.