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Edmund Kean
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Kean as Sir Giles Overreach in Massinger's A New Way to Pay Old Debts
Born (1787-11-04)4 November 1787
Westminster, London
Died 15 May 1833(1833-05-15) (aged 45)
Nationality British
Occupation Actor
Children Charles Kean

Edmund Kean (4 November 1787 – 15 May 1833) was a celebrated British Shakespearean stage actor born in England, who performed, among other places, in London, Belfast, New York, Quebec, and Paris.  He was somewhat notorious for his short stature, tumultuous personal life.

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