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Lacy, Walter [real name Walter Williams] (1809–1898), actor

Joseph Knight

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/15865

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Lacy, Walter [real name Walter Williams] (1809–1898), actor, the son of a coach-builder named Williams in Bristol, was educated for the medical profession and went as a young man to Australia. He was first seen on the stage in Edinburgh, in 1829, as Montalban in ...

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Subjects: Theatre

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