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Gielgud, Sir (Arthur) John (1904–2000), actor and theatre director

Sheridan Morley and Robert Sharp

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Gielgud, Sir (Arthur) John (1904–2000), actor and theatre director, was born on 14 April 1904 at 7 Gledhow Gardens, South Kensington, London, the third of the four children and youngest of three sons of Frank Henry Gielgud (1860–1949), stockbroker, and his second wife, ...

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Subjects: Theatre ; Film ; Television

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