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Douglas William Jerrold, 1803-1857

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1803.01.03
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1857.06.08
Place of Death: London

Identity:

English dramatist, journalist and author, he was a notable contributor to Punch in its first decade.

Life:

His immensely popular Black-eyed Susan was performed four hundred times in 1829.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911, at http://9.1911encyclopedia.org (accessed 2005).