Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 18 September 2020

Boucicault, Dion [real name Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot]locked

(1820–1890)
  • Peter Thomson

Extract

Boucicault, Dion [real name Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot] (1820–1890), playwright and actor, was born on 27 December 1820 at 28 Middle Gardiner Street, Dublin. He was the fifth and final child of Samuel Boursiquot (1769–1853) and his wife, Anne Maria (1795–1879), the daughter of ...

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

New York Public Library
Huntington Library, San Marino, California
National Portrait Gallery, London
private collection
Harvard theatre collection, Harvard University, Nathan Marsh Pusey Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts
National Library of Ireland, Dublin
National Gallery of Ireland