David Essex Lyrics

Lyrics to David Essex

David Essex OBE (born David Albert Cook on 23 July 1947) is an English actor and singer, who has enjoyed a varied show business career. Biography Essex was born in Plaistow which, at the time of his birth, was officially part of the county of Essex. His father was an East End dock worker and his mother was a self-taught pianist and the daughter of Irish Travellers. His Grandather was named 'Philimore' which was the anglicied version of 'philly Mor' - being Irish for 'Big Philly'. Essex was two years old when his...Read more »