On This Day
02 May 2018
|Paul Darrow (born Paul Valentine Birkby) is an English actor best known for his portrayal of Kerr Avon in the BBC science fiction television series Blake's 7. He also guest starred twice on Doctor Who, playing Captain Hawkins in the serial Doctor Who and the Silurians which was transmitted in 1970 and Maylin Tekker in the serial Timelash which was transmitted in 1985.|
|Michael Quinn is an English retired professional footballer. Quinn was predominantly a centre forward from 1979 until 1996. Micky is now a scout for Wigan Athletic and works on UK radio station TalkSPORT, mostly on the Weekend Breakfast show.
Quinn played 137 times for Portsmouth scoring 68 goals between 1986 – 1989
|Matthew Charles "Matt" Berry is an English actor, writer, and musician. He is known for his leading role as Steven Toast in the Channel 4 British sitcom Toast of London, and also for his appearances in The IT Crowd, Garth Marenghi's Darkplace, The Mighty Boosh, Snuff Box, and The Wrong Door and House of Fools. In 2015 he won a BAFTA award in Best Male Performance for his work on Toast of London.|
|Giannis Skopelitis is a Greek football player who plays for Egaleo.
Skopelitis played 18 times for Portsmouth in 2005
|Robert Earl Buckley is an American actor, known for his roles as Kirby Atwood on NBC's comedy-drama series Lipstick Jungle and Clay Evans on The CW's teen drama series One Tree Hill. Buckley also starred as Brian Leonard on ABC's horror drama series 666 Park Avenue, and has portrayed Major Lilywhite on The CW's comedy-drama series iZombie since 2015.|
|David James Nugent is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Championship club Derby County.
Nugent played 93 times for Portsmouth scoring 20 goals between 2007 – 2011
|Stephen Henderson is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Nottingham Forest.
Henderson played 28 times for Portsmouth between 2011 – 2018
(Born: 23 Nov 1951)
Died Aged 38
|David Stephen Rappaport was an English actor, one of the best known dwarf actors in television and film, known for his roles in the films Time Bandits and The Bride, and television series such as L.A. Law, The Wizard and Captain Planet and the Planeteers.|