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Barrington [formerly Waldron], George (1755–1804), actor, pickpocket, and transported convict

Suzanne L. G. Rickard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Property Law; Property Crime. 1625 words.

Barrington [formerly Waldron], George (1755–1804), actor, pickpocket, and transported convict, was born in Maynooth, co. Kildare, Ireland. Some claim that his birth date was 14 May 1755 and...

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Booth, John Wilkes

Stephen M. Archer.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Theatre. 1725 words.

Booth, John Wilkes (10 May 1838–26 April 1865), actor and assassin of President Abraham Lincoln, actor and assassin of President Abraham Lincoln, was born near Bel Air in Harford County,...

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Forcer, Francis (bap. 1676, d. 1743), lawyer and theatre manager

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 3 words.

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Langner, Lawrence

Roger A. Hall.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1470 words.

Langner, Lawrence (30 May 1890–26 December 1962), patent agent, playwright, and theatrical producer, was born in Swansea, South Wales, the son of Baruch Bernard Freedman, a businessman, and...

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Rich, Christopher (bap. 1647, d. 1714), lawyer and theatre manager

Judith Milhous.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 2413 words.

Rich, Christopher (bap. 1647, d. 1714), lawyer and theatre manager, was baptized in Over Stowey, Somerset, on 30 December 1647, the second son of John and Susanna Rich, according to...

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Vandenhoff, George (1820–1885), actor and lawyer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 4 words.

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