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Yates, Richardlocked

(1706?–1796)
  • Alan Hughes

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Yates, Richard (1706?–1796), actor and theatre manager, made his first known appearance in 1736–7 with Henry Fielding's company at the Haymarket, London, where he played Law in Fielding's Pasquin. The next season found him in Henry Giffard's company at Lincoln's Inn Fields...

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