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Lawrence Barret
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Birth Date:April 4, 1838
Astrology Sign:Aries
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Died Date:March 20, 1891

Occupation:Movie Actor

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Lawrence Barret

Biography:Lawrence Barret Lawrence Barrett (April 4, 1838 - March 20, 1891), was an American stage actor.

He was born of Irish parents in Paterson, New Jersey. His family name was Brannigan. He made his first stage appearance at Detroit as Murad in The French Spy in 1853. In December 1856 he made his first New York appearance at the Chambers Street theatre as Sir Thomas Clifford in The Hunchback. In 1858 he was in the repertory company at the Boston Museum. He served with distinction in the American Civil War as captain in the 28th Massachusetts Infantry regiment. From 1867 to 1870, with John McCullough, he managed the California theatre, San Francisco.

Among his many and varied parts may be mentioned Hamlet, King Lear, Macbeth, Shylock, Richard III, Wolsey, Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing, Richelieu, David Garrick, Hernani, Alfred Evelyn, Lanciotto in George Henry Bokers (1823-1890) Francesca da Rimini, and Janies Harebell in The Man o' Airlie.

He played Othello to Edwin Booth's Iago and Cassius to his Brutus. He acted in London in 1867, 1882, 1883 and 1884, his "Cardinal Richelieu" portrayal in Edward Bulwer-Lytton's drama being considered his best part. He wrote a life of Edwin Forrest in the American Actors Series (Boston, 1881), and an admirable sketch of Edwin Booth in Edwin Booth and his Contemporaries (Boston, 1886).

Personality and Character Cards:
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Lawrence Barret's Personality Tarot Card The Wheel of Fortune - Personality Card

Birthday: April 4, 1838

A new chapter is starting; problems are solved through changes in circumstances.

Lawrence Barret's Character Tarot Card The Magician - Character Card

Birthday: April 4, 1838

Creative initiative, skill and opportunities for new ventures.

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Lawrence Barret's Growth Tarot Card The Moon

Birthday: April 4, 2017

A period of illusion, uncertainty and fluctuation.




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