Reference Entry

Jordan, Dorothy [real name Dorothy Phillips] (1761–1816), actress

Paul Ranger

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Theatre


Show Summary Details


Jordan, Dorothy [real name Dorothy Phillips] (1761–1816), actress, one of reputedly nine children of Francis Bland and Grace Phillips, was born on 22 November 1761 in London, in the neighbourhood of Leicester Square and Covent Garden. Her parents' permanent home was in ...

Reference Entry.  2915 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Theatre

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.