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Jordan, Dorothy [real name Dorothy Phillips]locked

(1761–1816)
  • Paul Ranger

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Jordan, Dorothy [real name Dorothy Phillips] (1761–1816), actress, one of reputedly nine children of Francis Bland and Grace Phillips, was born on 22 November 1761 in London, in the neighbourhood of Leicester Square and Covent Garden. Her parents' permanent home was in ...

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