A friend of The Beatles, she was a hat-check girl at the Cavern during their formative years as a group.
Cilla came proud grandmother after son Robert and his wife Fiona had a baby boy called Max in August 2004.
Announced live on Blind Date (1985) on Saturday, 4th January, 2003 that after 18 years she was quitting the show.
Her real last name is White, but a reporter who reviewed one of her appearances incorrectly printed her last name as "Black". He gave her a favorable review, so she went ahead and kept "Black" for her stage name.
Had a number 1 hit in the UK with: "You're My World".