Peter Armitage Biography – Peter Armitage Wiki
Peter Armitage full name Peter James Armitage, was an English television actor. He was born on 26 January 1940 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England.
Armitage trained at the East 15 Acting School. He first featured in the soap opera Coronation Street in 1984 for a period of six months, before returning to the role of Bill Webster between 1995 to 1997 and 2006 to 2011.
He had roles in television shows including soap opera Coronation Street, The Befrienders, Couples, Jack the Ripper, Hearts and Minds, and Lucky Feller. He also appeared in a 1980s Yellow Pages commercial, as a father as a father trying to convince his son not to have a racing bike as a birthday present.
Peter Armitage Age
He was born on 26 January 1940 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. He died on 4 December 2018 aged 78.
Peter Armitage Children
He is survived by two adult children, daughter Sally and son Danny.
Peter Armitage Wife
He was divorced from his wife.
Peter Armitage Death
He died on 4 December 2018. His death was announced on Twitter by former co-star Charlie Lawson, who plays Jim McDonald. Lawson wrote, “It’s with great sadness, that I’ve to tell you my great old friend Pete Armitage has died. RIP mate.”
— Charlie Lawson (@charlie_lawson1) December 4, 2018
These thought were echoed by other cast members, including Simon Gregson (Steve McDonald) and Jane Danson (Leanne Battersby). Simon Gregson, who plays Charlie’s on-screen son, wrote, “I loved Pete what a lovely man very sad RIP lovely man.” Jane Danson (Leanne Battersby) wrote, “So sorry to hear this, lovely man . Thoughts to family and friends.”
Peter Armitage Cause of Death
His cause of death has not been revealed. However, he was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2013, and announced he was in remission in 2014.
Peter Armitage Net Worth
He had an estimated net worth of € 1.8.