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date: 05 March 2021

Courtneidge [married name Hulbert], Dame (Esmerelda) Cicelylocked

  • D. Pepys-Whiteley
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Courtneidge [married name Hulbert], Dame (Esmerelda) Cicely (1893–1980), actress, was born on 1 April 1893 in Sydney, Australia, the second of the three children and elder daughter of Robert Courtneidge (1859–1939), actor and theatre manager, and his wife, Rosaline May Adams (...

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