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John Harvey
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Born in Wivenhoe, Essex
Born on 22nd of June 1863
Died in East Sheen, London
Died on 14th of May 1944

Born 1863. Died 1944 - English actor-manager.

Joined Sir Henry Irving's Lyceum Theatre company in 1882. Produced The Only Way at the Lyceum in 1899 in which he played Sydney Carton. Became world famous as a romantic actor and manager.

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