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Robertson, Sir Johnston Forbes-

Ralph Berry

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Robertson, Sir Johnston Forbes- (1853–1937), actor and theatre manager, was born in Crutched Friars, London, on 16 January 1853, the eldest of the eleven children of John Forbes-Robertson (1822–1903) and his wife, Frances, the daughter of John Cott, of London. His father was a Scot from ...

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Subjects: Theatre

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