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actor , manager

George Washington Lafayette Fox, American actor, manager. famous in Am. Member Howard-Fox Dramatic Co.

Background

Fox, George Washington Lafayette was born on July 3, 1825 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Howe and Emily (Wyatt) Fox.

Career

Made New York debut in A Pleasant Neighbor at National. Played Bottom in revival of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1867. Made pantomime famous in American with character “Humpty Dumpty,” 1868, made last appearance in Humpty Dumpty in Every Clime at Booth’s Theatre, 1875</td><tr><td class="label_burgverd11px"><b>Death</b></td></tr><tr><td> Died Cambridge, Massachusetts, Oct.

Achievements

  • Famous in Am.

Membership

Member Howard-Fox Dramatic Co.

Connections

Married Caroline Gould. Married second, Mattie Temple.

father:
George Howe Fox

mother:
Emily (Wyatt) Fox

spouses:
Caroline Gould

Mattie Temple.