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Trevor Howard

Born Sep 29, 1913

Trevor Howard, born Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith, was an English film, stage and television actor.

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1913 Birth Born on September 29, 1913.


1935 21 Years Old His first paid work was in the play Revolt in a Reformatory (1934), before he left RADA in 1935 to take small roles.
1943 29 Years Old Although stories of his courageous wartime service in the Royal Corps of Signals earned him much respect among fellow actors and fans alike, files held in the Public Record Office reveal that he had actually been discharged from the Army in 1943 for mental instability and having a "psychopathic personality". … Read More


1982 68 Years Old Howard declined the award of Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1982. … Read More
1986 72 Years Old Howard left behind just two Shakespeare performances, the first, recorded in the 1960s, was as Petruchio opposite Margaret Leighton's Kate in Caedmon Records' complete recording of The Taming of the Shrew; the second was in the title role of King Lear for the BBC World Service in 1986. … Read More
1988 74 Years Old He died on 7 January 1988, from a combination of bronchitis, influenza and jaundice, in Arkley, Barnet, aged 74, survived by his widow Helen.
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