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Sothern, Edward Askewlocked

(1826–1881)
  • Heidi J. Holder

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Sothern, Edward Askew (1826–1881), actor, born in Liverpool on 1 April 1826, made his mark playing eccentric comic roles on the British and American stage. The son of a collier, he initially studied for a career in medicine, but claimed to have been disgusted by the dissection work at ...

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