Reference Entry

Alexander, Sir George [real name George Alexander Gibb Samson] (1858-1918), actor and theatre manager

John Peter Wearing

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Professional actor | Early managerial enterprises | Alexander's methods | The St James's Theatre | Later career, death, and reputation

Reference Entry.  2630 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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