Person Born 16/10/1854 Died 30/11/1900
Born in Dublin as Oscar Fingal O'Flaherty Wills Wilde. 'Importance of Being Earnest', 'Picture of Dorian Gray', etc. A flamboyant aesthete, he may have been Grossmith's model for the character Bunthorne in a Doyly Carte operetta. Died in Paris. Buried at Père Lachaise cemetery, Paris, in a tomb designed by Epstein.