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Harold Mario Mitchell Acton
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Birth: 1904
Toscana, Italy
Death: 1994
Toscana, Italy

Author and poet. Acton was amongst those known as Bright Young Things or "what-a-setters" in the 20's and 30's in aristocratic England. Son of American Hortense Mitchell and Englishman Arthur Mario Acton. Brother of fellow aesthete William Acton. Friends with Brian Howard, Nancy and Diana Mitford, Cecil Beaton, Mark Ogilvie Grant and Robert Byron. Co-founded Eton Society of the Arts and Eton Candle with Brian Howard. Also founded the Oxford Broom literary magazine. Had an affair with author Evelyn Waugh at Oxford.  
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur Mario Acton (1873 - 1953)
  Hortense Mitchell Acton (1871 - 1962)
 
 Sibling:
  Harold Mario Mitchell Acton (1904 - 1994)
  William Hamilton Mitchell Acton (1906 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cimitero Accatolico
Florence
Cittą Metropolitana di Firenze
Toscana, Italy
 
Created by: Marisa Shute
Record added: Dec 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12692590
Harold Mario Mitchell Acton
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Harold Mario Mitchell Acton
Added by: Marisa Shute
 
Harold Mario Mitchell Acton
Added by: Marisa Shute
 
 
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