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Maurice Barrymore

Other names: Herbert Arthur Chamberlayne Hunter Blyth (at birth)


Stage actor
Started as an amateur middle-weight boxing champion in England.
Assumed the Barrymore surname from a theatre poster.
Left for the United States, 1875.
Started acting in 1875,
[L63] but retired in 1901 due to mental problems.[H73]
Died in a mental institution.

Place of birth: Agra, India
Place of marriage: Philadelphia
Place of death: Amityville, Long Island



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