British entertainer Max Bygraves dies at age 89

FILE - This is a Nov. 7, 2001 file photo of British comedian, singer and variety performer Max Bygraves . Bygraves, known for his old fashioned charm, has died, his agent confirmed Saturday Sept. 1, 2012. He was 89. Agent Johnny Mans said that Bygraves, who had suffered from Alzheimer’s disease, died in his sleep Friday at his daughter’s home in Hope Island, Queensland, Australia. (AP Photo/Tony Harris/PA, File)British entertainer Max Bygraves, a veteran singer and comedian known for his old-fashioned charm, has died, his agent confirmed Saturday. He was 89.