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Leslie, Fred [real name Frederick George Hobson]locked

(1855–1892)
  • Kurt Gänzl

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Leslie, Fred [real name Frederick George Hobson] (1855–1892), actor and singer, was born at 56 Artillery Place, Woolwich, London, on 1 April 1855, the youngest son of Charles Hobson, a prosperous military outfitter, and Sarah Hobson, née Pye. After schooling in Woolwich...

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