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date: 28 February 2021

Cardus, Sir (John Frederick) Nevillelocked

  • Gerald M. D. Howat


Cardus, Sir (John Frederick) Neville (1888–1975), writer on cricket and music critic, was born on 3 April 1888 at 4 Summer Place, Rusholme, Manchester, the illegitimate child of Ada Cardus (1870–1954). His forenames were registered as John Frederick. His father may have been ...

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