[He proudly announces that he lost all of his first 35 fights.] No wrestler wanted to go back home and say a long-haired disc jockey had put him down. He managed the Mecca Locarno ballroom in Leeds in the late 1950s and early 1960s membership for life, on Radio Luxembourg.

According to his autobiography, he was the first to use two turntables and a microphone at the Grand Records Ball at the Guardbridge Hotel in 1947. Savile managed the Plaza Ballroom on Oxford Road, Manchester, in the mid-1950s.

If you look at the athletics of it, I've done over 300 professional bike races, 212 marathons and 107 pro fights. When he lived in Great Clowes Street in Higher Broughton, Salford, he was often seen sitting on his front door steps.

A survey last year revealed 80% of matches on Seeking Arrangement involve sex, but its founder Brandon Wade denied it was a form of prostitution.

He said: “Because the relationship between a sugar daddy and a sugar baby is romantic in nature, most sugar relationships will likely involve ‘sex.” “Because a sugar daddy is expected to be the generous gentleman, ‘money’ will always be spent on the sugar baby.

In 2009 he was described by The Guardian as a "prodigious philanthropist" and led to extensive media coverage and a substantial and rapidly growing body of witness statements and sexual abuse claims, including accusations against public bodies for covering up or failure of duty.

Scotland Yard launched a criminal investigation into allegations of child sex abuse by Savile spanning six decades, describing him as a "predatory sex offender", and later stated that they were pursuing more than 400 lines of inquiry based on the testimony of 300 potential victims via 14 police forces across the UK.From 1969 to 1973 he fronted Speakeasy, a discussion programme for teenagers.On Radio 1 he presented the Sunday lunchtime show Jimmy Savile's Old Record Club, playing chart Top 10s from years gone by.Some 214 criminal offences were recorded, with 34 rapes having been reported across 28 police forces.His parents were Vincent Joseph Marie Savile (1886-1953), a bookmaker's clerk and insurance agent, and his wife, Agnes Monica Kelly (1886-1972).From 1975 until 1994, he presented Jim'll Fix It, a popular television programme in which he arranged for the wishes of viewers, mainly children, to come true.