William Havard (actor)

William Havard (1710?–1778), was a British actor and dramatist.

Havard appeared at Goodman's Fields Theatre, 1730–1737, and then at the Drury Lane Theatre until retirement in 1769. He generally played secondary parts; depreciated in Rosciad. He also appeared in his own plays, King Charles I at Lincoln's Inn Fields, 1737; Regulus Drury Lane, 1744; and The Elopement Drury Lane, 1763.[1]

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  1. ^ Lee 1903, p. 585.


  This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainLee, Sidney, ed. (1903). "Havard, William". Index and Epitome. Dictionary of National Biography. Cambridge University Press. p. 585.

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