Henry James Byron

Henry James Byron

Birth
Manchester, Metropolitan Borough of Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
Death 11 Apr 1884 (aged 49)
Clapham, London Borough of Lambeth, Greater London, England
Burial West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 18500682 · View Source
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British Dramatist and actor. He is best-known for producing stage plays in the mid-nineteenth century and wrote popular burlesques and peroidicals. He was born in Manchester and entered the Middle Temple but soon took to writing. Perhaps his finest work was "The Upper Crust", "Cyrils Success" (1868) and "Our Boys" (1868) which ran for twenty years. He was also editor of "Fun" magazine.

Bio by: s.canning


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  • Originally Created by: s.canning
  • Added: 18 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18500682
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry James Byron (8 Jan 1835–11 Apr 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18500682, citing Brompton Cemetery, West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .