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date: 10 August 2020

Kean, Charles Johnlocked

(1811–1868)
  • M. Glen Wilson

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Kean, Charles John (1811–1868), actor and theatre manager, born on 18 January 1811 in or near Waterford, Ireland, was the second and only son to survive childhood of the actor Edmund Kean (1787–1833) and his wife, Mary Chambers (1779–1849). On his father's historic success at ...

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