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date: 22 October 2019

Hurst, Brian Desmondlocked

  • Lance Pettitt


Hurst, Brian Desmond (1895–1986), film director, was born Hans Moore Hawthorn Hurst at 23 Ribble Street, off the Newtonards Road in east Belfast, on 12 February 1895, the son of Robert Hurst (1855–1911), a shipyard blacksmith, and his wife, Esther, née Hawthorn (1866–1899)...

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