Betterton
biographical name Thomas circa 1635-1710 English actor

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  • Betterton — may refer to: * Betterton, Maryland * Henry Betterton, 1st Baron Rushcliffe (1872 ndash; 1949) * Thomas Betterton (ca. 1635 ndash; 1710), English actor * Betterton, a hamlet in Oxfordshire, England within the parish of Lockinge …   Wikipedia

  • Betterton — Betterton, MD U.S. town in Maryland Population (2000): 376 Housing Units (2000): 277 Land area (2000): 0.887039 sq. miles (2.297420 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002036 sq. miles (0.005273 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.889075 sq. miles (2.302693 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Betterton — Betterton, Thomas, geb. 1638 zu Westminster, betrat 1658 die Bühne mit vielem Beifall, der auch seiner nachherigen Gattin, Miß Sanderson, zu Theil ward. Er st. 1710. Seine Schauspiele waren hauptsächlich auf theatralischen Effect berechnet …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Betterton — Thomas Betterton, Gemälde von Sir Godfrey Kneller Thomas Betterton als Hamlet, Anonyme Zeichnung Thomas Betterton (* um 1635 in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Betterton — This interesting surname of Olde English origins, is locational name from Butterton of which there are two places so called in the county of Staffordshire. The one near Leek is recorded as Buterdon in the Curia Regis Rolls of 1200, and derives… …   Surnames reference

  • Betterton — /bet euhr teuhn/, n. Thomas, 1635? 1710, English actor and dramatist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Betterton — /ˈbɛtətən/ (say betuhtuhn) noun Thomas, 1635?–1710, English actor …   Australian English dictionary

  • Betterton — /bet euhr teuhn/, n. Thomas, 1635? 1710, English actor and dramatist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Betterton, MD — U.S. town in Maryland Population (2000): 376 Housing Units (2000): 277 Land area (2000): 0.887039 sq. miles (2.297420 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002036 sq. miles (0.005273 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.889075 sq. miles (2.302693 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Betterton, Maryland — Infobox Settlement official name = Betterton, Maryland settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of Betterton, Maryland mapsize1 = map… …   Wikipedia

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