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date: 16 October 2019

Karno, Fred [real name Frederick John Westcott]locked

(1866–1941)
  • Eric Midwinter

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Karno, Fred [real name Frederick John Westcott] (1866–1941), comedian, was born on 26 March 1866 at Paul Street, Exeter, the eldest of the six sons and the seven children of John Westcott, cabinet-maker and french polisher of Exeter, and his wife, Emily Bowden...

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