Dickie Davies was a married man. He had a loving wife, however, not much is known regarding her personal life.
Dickie Davies is the father of two children, Peter Davies and Daniel Davies. Dickie Davies died on 19 February 2023, at the age of 89. Davies was a British television sports presenter who anchored World of Sport from 1968 until 1985.
Richard John Davies was born on April 30, 1933, in Wallasey, United Kingdom. Dickie Davies worked as a purser on the RMS Queen Mary and RMS Queen Elizabeth ocean liners.
Following the end of World of Sport in 1985, Dickie Davies stayed with ITV where he presented boxing, darts, and snooker.
Dickie Davies played a part in ITV’s coverage of the 1988 Seoul Olympics. He left ITV Sport in August 1989. In the late 1990s, Dickie Davies fronted Dickie Davies’ Sporting Heroes.
Dickie Davies joined the original incarnation of Eurosport where he fronted their snooker coverage, including the one-off 1991 Mita World Masters.