in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights). 923 words.
Brougham, John (1810–1880), actor and playwright, was born in Dublin on 9 May 1810. He attended Trinity College, Dublin, and was briefly a student of surgery at the Peter Street Hospital;...