REHAN, ADA


REHAN, ADA
   actress, born in Limerick; made her début at 16 in Albany, New York; came to London in 1884, and again in 1893; plays Rosalind in "As You Like It," Lady Teazle in "School for Scandal," and Maid Marian in the "Foresters," and numerous other parts; b. 1859.

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  • Rehan, Ada — (1860 1916)    Born Ada Delia Crehan in Limerick, Ireland, the actress came to America with her family at age five. Her two older sisters and a brother became actors, and she unexpectedly followed them into the profession as a last minute… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Ada Rehan — (April 22, 1859 January 9, 1916) was an American actress. She was born as Ada Crehan in County Limerick, Ireland, and brought to the United States at about the age of six years. Her acting career began early with some minor parts as a child, then …   Wikipedia

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  • Ada Rehan — John Singer Sargent: Ada Rehan, Öl auf Leinwand, 1894 Ada C. Rehan (* 22. April 1857 in Limerick als Delia Crehan; † 8. Januar 1916 in New York City) war eine populäre US amerikanische Theaterschauspielerin zum Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Liste der Biografien/Reh — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Irwin, May — ▪ American comedian original name  Ada Campbell  born June 27, 1862, Whitby, Canada West [now Ontario, Can.] died Oct. 22, 1938, New York, N.Y., U.S.  Canadian born American comedian and music hall performer who popularized such songs as “After… …   Universalium

  • Bingham, Amelia — ▪ American actress née  Amelia Swilley  born March 20, 1869, Hicksville, Ohio, U.S. died September 1, 1927, New York, New York       American actress who not only achieved great popularity as a performer but also became perhaps the country s… …   Universalium