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actor , manager.

Richard Bennett, American actor, manager. Mason, Elk.

Background

Bennett, Richard was born on May 21, 1872 in Bennett’s Mill. Cass Company, Indiana, United States. Son of George W. and Eliza L. (Hoffman) Bennett.

Education

Educated Kokomo High School, Logansport Normal School.

Career

November 8, 1903; children—Barbara, Constance, Joan. Played in “Charley’s Aunt.” “Jane.” “Royal Family.” “What Every Woman Knows.” “The Barker.” etc. Prepared Brieux’s play.

“Damaged Goods.” for American stage and appeared as George Dupont. also as Doctor. Produced Brieux’s “Maternity.” at Princess Theatre. New York, January 16, 1915.

Associated with Charles Frohman in producing plays 1896-1908.

Membership

Mason, Elk.

Connections

Married Mable Morrison. Children: Barbara, Constance, Joan.

father:
George W. Bennett

mother:
Eliza L. (Hoffman) Bennett

spouse:
Mable Morrison.

children:
Barbara Bennett

Constance Bennett

Joan Bennett