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Thomas Alfred Wise, British actor.

Background

Wise, Thomas Alfred was born on March 23, 1865 in Faversham, England. Son of Daniel and Harriet (Potts) Wise.

Education

Brought to America, 1868. Earned own living since 9 years of age and self-educated.

Career

Began as actor in California, 1883. Starred with John C. Rice, 1902, 1903. In “A Gentleman From Mississippi” 3 years, 1908-1911.

And with John Barrymore, 1911. Appeared in following original New York productions: “Mr. Wilkinson’s Widows,” “Gloriana,” “The Last Chapter,” “The Cuckoo,” “House that Jack Built,” “Prince Chap,” “Are You a.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with Harrison Rhodes, plays) A Gentleman from Mississippi, 1908. An Old New Yorker, 1910. The Old Man, 1911

    • The Greatest Show on Earth.

      1911. Deceased.

Connections

Married Gertrude Whitty, November 11, 1895.

father:
Daniel Wise

mother:
Harriet (Potts) Wise

spouse:
Gertrude Whitty