- Gender: Female
- Birthday: 1911-05-28
- Day of Death: 2003-03-15 ( 92 years old )
- Place of Birth: Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK
- Also Known As: Dame Thora Hird
Dame Thora Hird, DBE was an English actress and comedian of stage and screen, presenter and writer. In a career spanning over 70 years, she appeared in more than 100 film and television roles, becoming a household name and a British institution.