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Cibber, Colley

Born: 1671 AD
Died: 1757 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Actors, Playwrights

English actor and dramatist

 

wrote plays "Love's Last Shift" 1696, "She Would and She Would Not" 1702, "The Careless Husband" 1728

 

British poet laureate 1730-1757

 

subject of Alexander Pope's poem "The Dunciad"