Biography of Quin, James (Irish actor, 1693–1766)
|Name||Quin, James (Irish actor, 1693–1766)|
The Irish actor James Quin (1693-1766) was greatly admired as the best actor of his time, until the arrival on the London stage of David Garrick in the late 1740s. He was a frequent visitor to Bath, especially in old age, as he suffered from gout.
|Biography elsewhere on the web||
Oxford Biography Index: James Quin