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date: 16 April 2021

Rathbone, (Philip St John) Basillocked

  • Robert Sharp


Rathbone, (Philip St John) Basil (1892–1967), actor, was born on 13 June 1892 in Johannesburg, Transvaal republic, the son of British parents, Edgar Philip Rathbone (1856–1924), a mining engineer, and his wife, Anne Barbara George (1866–1917), a violinist. He had a younger brother and sister. He spent some years in the ...

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