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Reed, Sir Carollocked

(1906–1976)
  • Robert Murphy

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Reed, Sir Carol (1906–1976), film director, was born on 30 December 1906, at Daisyfield, West Hill, Wandsworth, London, the fourth son of the actor–manager Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree (1852–1917) and (Beatrice) May Reed, formerly Pinney, the daughter of a clergyman. Tree was already married, with three daughters, but he maintained a second household with ...

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