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Boucicault, Dion [real name Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot]locked

(1820–1890)
  • Peter Thomson

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Boucicault, Dion [real name Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot] (1820–1890), playwright and actor, was born on 27 December 1820 at 28 Middle Gardiner Street, Dublin. He was the fifth and final child of Samuel Boursiquot (1769–1853) and his wife, Anne Maria (1795–1879), the daughter of ...

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