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Craig, (Edward Henry) Gordon (1872–1966), theatre director and designer and wood-engraver

James Hamilton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Art Forms; Prints and Printmaking. 2296 words.

Craig, (Edward Henry) Gordon (1872–1966), theatre director and designer and wood-engraver, was born on 16 January 1872 in Railway Street, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, the only son and second...

Fagon, Alfred (1937–1986), actor, playwright, and poet

Stephen Bourne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Performing Arts. 1287 words.

Fagon, Alfred (1937–1986), actor, playwright, and poet, was born on 25 June 1937 in Clarendon, Jamaica, where his parents were smallholders and also kept a post office and store. He had...

Harris, Henry (1633/4–1704), actor and engraver

W. W. Wroth.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Prints and Printmaking. 1640 words.

Harris, Henry (1633/4–1704), actor and engraver, was said on 12 November 1691 to be fifty-seven, which means that he was born in 1633 or 1634. Although his early career is obscure, it is...

Rooker, Edward (bap. 1724, d. 1774), engraver and actor

Patrick Conner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Prints and Printmaking. 660 words.

Rooker, Edward (bap. 1724, d. 1774), engraver and actor, was baptized on 24 November 1724 at St Lawrence's Church, Towcester, Northamptonshire, the son of Michael Rooker, later a coroner,...