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Murphy, Arthur

Born: 1727 AD
Died: 1805 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: Irish
Categories: Actors, Authors, Dramatist


1727 - Born at Clooniquin, County Roscommon, Ireland on the 27th of December.

1752-1754 - He edited Gray's Inn Journal.

1762 - Fielding's Works.

1765 - As Henry Thrale's oldest and dearest friend, it was he who introduced Samuel Johnson to the Thrales in January.

1792 - Essay on the Life and Genius of Samuel Johnson.

1801 - Life of David Garrick.

1803 - He was appointed Commissioner of Bankruptcy.

1805 - Died on the 18th of June at Knightsbridge, London, and was buried at Hammersmith, London.


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