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Jackson, Sir Barry Vincent (1879-1961), theatre director

John Courtenay Trewin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/34127
Jackson, Sir Barry Vincent (1879-1961), theatre director

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Jackson, Sir Barry Vincent (1879-1961), theatre director, was born at Northfield, a Birmingham suburb then in the county of Worcestershire, on 6 September 1879, the second son and the youngest child by ten years of George Jackson, provision merchant, and his wife, Jane Spreadborough. His father, founder of the Maypole ...

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