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Olivier was born of Swiss parents on the 11th November 1956 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Olivier attended a gourmet chefs cooking course in Geneva in 1980 and shortly after that started venturing further afield, traveling through South and North America for 6 months and later through Asia and Australia for a year.
Olivier is an athletic person by nature and plays tennis, squash and runs whenever he has an opportunity.
Laurence Kerr Olivier was born to a family of churchmen and schoolmasters in the town of Dorking, Surrey, England,; his father being a parson.
Olivier would later write of his mother, "I've been looking for her ever since." His father encouraged him to be an actor and by age 9 he was playing Brutus in Julius Caesar and Julia in Twelfth Night at All Saints School.
Olivier was buried in Westminster Abbey beside the Shakespeare Memorial and the graves of King Henry V and Henry Irving.
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