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us: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816


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  • Variants

    • us: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley Butler, 1751-1816
    • us: Sheridan, R., 1751-1816
    • us: Ṣeriḍān, 1751-1816
    • us: Sheridan, R. (Richard), 1751-1816
    • us: Chēridǣn, Richāt Brinsalī, 1751-1816
    • us: Sheridan, R. B. (Richard Brinsley), 1751-1816
    • us: Sheridan, Thos. Brinsley, 1751-1816
    • us: Brinsley, Thos., 1751-1816
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1751
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1816-07-07
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Dublin (Ireland)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Westminster Abbey
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
    • Gender

        male
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) males
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Men
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcgft) Drama
          (lcgft) Comedy plays
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Dramatists
              (lcsh) Politicians
                (lcsh) Legislators
                  (lcsh) Statesmen
              • Earlier Established Forms

                  Sheridan, Richard Brinsley Butler, 1751-1816Sheridan, Richard Brinsley Butler,1751-1816
              • Sources

                • found: Khrennikov, T.N. Dorotei͡a, 1986: t.p. (po pʹese R. Sheridana) added t.p. (R. Sheridan [in rom.])
                • found: Vajiravudh, King of Siam. Lakhō̜n phūt rư̄ang ninthāsamōsō̜n, 1946?: t.p. (Richāt Brinsali Chēridǣn)
                • found: His The speech of R.B. Sheridan, Esq., member for Stafford, on Wednesday, the 7th of February, 1787 ... 1787: t.p. (R.B. Sheridan)
                • found: Praṇaya rōgalu, 1946: t.p. (Ṣeriḍān)
                • found: The dramatic works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1973: volume 1, page xv (4 November 1751: Christened 'Thos. Brinsley Sheridan' at St. Mary's Church, Dublin; 12 September 1780: Elected M.P. for Stafford; 27 March-1 July 1782: Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs; 21 February-18 December 1783: Secretary to the Treasury; November 1806: Succeeded Charles James Fox as M.P. for Westminster; May 1807: Defeated in the Westminster election but became M.P. for Ilchester; 7 July 1816: Died at Savile Row; 13 July 1816: Buried in Westminster Abbey)
                • found: Wikipedia, December 9, 2015 (Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 1751-7 July 1816) was an Irish playwright and poet and long-term owner of the London Theatre Royal, Drury Lane; for thirty-two years he was also a Whig Member of the British House of Commons for Stafford (1780-1806), Westminster (1806-1807) and Ilchester (1807-1812). He was buried at Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey; born Dublin, Ireland; family moved permanently to England in 1758 when he was age seven; died 14 Savile Row, London, England; profession: Statesman, playwright; Member of Parliament)
                • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography, via WWW, December 9, 2015 (Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (1751-1816), playwright and politician; born in September or October 1751 at 12 Dorset Street, Dublin; baptized at St Mary's Church on 4 November, the register listing him as 'Thos. Brinsley'; died at 14 Savile Row on 7 July 1816) {http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/25367}
              • LC Classification

                • PR3680-PR3684
              • Change Notes

                • 1980-05-28: new
                • 2016-06-08: revised
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