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George Devine

George Devine

Died 20/1/1966, 52 years ago

Actor and theatre director. Born George Alexander Cassady Devine in Hendon. He became interested in theatre while studying at Oxford and in 1932 was made president of the Oxford University Dramatic...

Person, Theatre

1 memorial

David Garrick

David Garrick

Died 20/1/1779, 239 years ago

Actor, dramatist and theatre manager. Born Hereford. Left home and travelled to London with Samuel Johnson. As a friend of the Adams brothers he was in 1772, one of the first residents in their ...

Person, Theatre

5 memorials

King George V

King George V

Died 20/1/1936, 82 years ago

Reigned: 1910 - 1936.  Born third in line to the throne, after his father (who became King Edward VII) and Prince Albert Victor, who died early. Married Princess Mary of Teck in 1893. Shy and solit...

Person, Royalty, Seriously Famous

31 memorials

John Howard

John Howard

Died 20/1/1790, 228 years ago

Prison reformer. Born Hackney. Travelled throughout the UK and then further afield investigating the state of welfare in prisons and doing what he could to improve it. Died in Kherson in the Ukrain...

Person, Social Welfare, Ukraine

2 memorials

Richard Le Gallienne

Richard Le Gallienne

Born 20/1/1866, 152 years ago

Poet and essayist. Born in Liverpool. A member of The Rhymers' Club.Died in Menton, south of France.

Person, Poetry, France

1 memorial

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