Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Barrymore, Lionel [real name Lionel Blyth]locked

(1878–1954)
  • Mark Glancy

Extract

Barrymore, Lionel [real name Lionel Blyth] (1878–1954), actor, was born on 28 April 1878 at 119 North Nine Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. His father was known as the actor Maurice Barrymore (1847–1905), but he had been born as Herbert Blyth to British parents who were living in ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription