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Vandenhoff, Georgelocked

(18 February 1820–16 June 1885)
  • Noreen Barnes-McLain

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Vandenhoff, George (18 February 1820–16 June 1885), actor, was born in Liverpool, England, the son of well-known English actor John Vandenhoff, who was of Dutch descent. The name of his mother is unknown. Vandenhoff studied at Stonyhurst College and practiced law before making his stage debut at age twenty-six at Covent Garden in the role of Leon in Beaumont and Fletcher’s ...

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