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date: 05 June 2020

Whitworth, Geoffrey Arundellocked

  • J. C. Trewin
  • , revised by Mark Pottle


Whitworth, Geoffrey Arundel (1883–1951), founder of the British Drama League, was born in Kensington, London, on 7 April 1883, the youngest child of William Whitworth, barrister, and his wife, Phyllis Mary Draper; he had two brothers and two sisters. Owing to early developed spinal trouble—which prevented him from going to school and which he met courageously—he was educated privately until he went up to ...

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