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David Garrick

Person  Male  Born 19/2/1717  Died 20/1/1779

Categories: Theatre

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 newly built Adelphi Terrace, buying number 5 (later renumbered 4) where he died. More often portrayed in his lifetime than any contemporary, save for the monarch.

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David Garrick

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45420

David Garrick

Cast bronze, designed by Doll. Erected by Herbrand Russell, 11th Duke of Bedf...

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44417

Sir Isaac Newton's house- detailed

plaque inside building at top of stairway directly facing entrance

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47847

Spirit of Soho Mural

Interesting that Coca Cola are specifically mentioned on the panel but not as...

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45403

The Adelphi

The Adelphi This building stands on the site of Adelphi Terrace built by the...

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45343

Wine Office Court

The Rhymers' Club is not specifically mentioned on the plaque but Ye Olde Che...

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