1. Paul O'Grady was born on June 14, 1955, in Birkenhead, England, as the youngest of five children.
1. He was raised by his grandmother, who he affectionately called "Nan," and who later became the inspiration for his drag queen alter-ego, Lily Savage.
Before becoming a television presenter, O'Grady worked in various jobs, including a civil servant, social worker, and barman
O'Grady's first television appearance was on the BBC children's show "Play School" in 1983
O'Grady is openly gay and has been with his partner, ballet dancer Andre Portasio, since 2006
He is known for his wit and humor, often using his Lily Savage persona to deliver cutting one-liners and quips
He is a fan of the British soap opera "Coronation Street" and has made several guest appearances on the show
In 2006, O'Grady suffered a heart attack and underwent emergency surgery.
1. He is known for his wit and humor, often using his Lily Savage persona to deliver cutting one-liners and quips.