Wallack \Wal"lack\, a. & n. See {Wallachian}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Wallack — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Franz Wallack (1887–1966), österreichischer Planer und Techniker James William Wallack ( 1794–1864), US amerikanischer Schauspieler und Theaterleiter Lester Wallack (1820–1888), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wallack —   [ wɔlɔk], James William, amerikanischer Schauspieler und Theaterleiter britischer Herkunft, * London 24. 8. 1795, ✝ New York 25. 12. 1864; besonders erfolgreich an Londoner und New Yorker (ab 1818) Bühnen (Liebhaberrollen); Theaterleiter in New …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Wallack's Theatre — Wallack’s Theatre , located on 254 West 42nd Street in New York, United States, was opened on December 5th, 1904 by Oscar Hammerstein I. Wallack’s was Hammerstein’s 8th production theatre and was originally known as the Lew Fields , a name that… …   Wikipedia

  • Wallack, Lester — ▪ American actor original name  John Johnstone Wallack   born Jan. 1, 1820, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Sept. 6, 1888, Stamford, Conn.       actor, playwright, and manager of the Wallack Theatre Company, the training ground of virtually every… …   Universalium

  • Wallack, James William — born Aug. 24, 1795, London, Eng. died Dec. 25, 1864, New York, N.Y., U.S. British U.S. actor manager. Born into a London stage family, he acted in Shakespearean roles from age 12 and made his U.S. debut as Macbeth in 1818. He performed in London… …   Universalium

  • Wallack, Henry John — ▪ American actor born 1790, London, Eng. died Aug. 30, 1870, New York, N.Y., U.S.       leading British American actor and theatrical manager.       Born into a theatrical family, Wallack appeared at an early age at Astley s amphitheatre with his …   Universalium

  • Wallack, James William, II — ▪ American actor born Feb. 24, 1818, London, Eng. died May 24, 1873, Aiken, S.C., U.S.       outstanding British American actor of tragedy and melodrama, best known for his performances in such Shakespearean roles as Iago in Othello and the title …   Universalium

  • Wallack, James William — (24 ago. 1795, Londres, Inglaterra–25 dic. 1864, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.). Actor empresario estadounidense. Nacido en el seno de una familia teatral londinense, comenzó a interpretar roles shakesperianos a la edad de 12 años y en 1818 debutó en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Franz Wallack — Hofrat Dipl. Ing. Franz Friedrich Wallack (* 24 August 1887, in Vienna, † 31 October 1966 in St. Johann im Pongau) was the planning engineer of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road in Austria.The regional head of building planning for Carinthia,… …   Wikipedia

  • James William Wallack — (c. 1794 ndash;1864) was an Anglo American actor and manager, born in London.He was of a theatrical family, his parents being actors. He made his first stage appearance at Drury Lane in 1807. After three years in Dublin, he was again at Drury… …   Wikipedia

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