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George Frederick Cooke

(1756—1812) actor


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(1756–1812),

eccentric and unstable English actor, who spent more than 20 years as a strolling player in the provinces before in 1800 he appeared as Richard III at Covent Garden. ...

Subjects: Theatre.


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