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Pinero, Sir Arthur Winglocked

(1855–1934)
  • J. P. Wearing

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Pinero, Sir Arthur Wing (1855–1934), playwright, was born on 24 May 1855 at 21 Dalby Terrace, Islington, London, the second of the three children of John Daniel Pinero (1798–1871), a London solicitor, and his wife, Lucy Daines (1836–1905). His parents were English, but his father's ancestors were Portuguese Jews (named ...

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