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Touch'd either the Passions of Rage or Grief to a Miracle. ---->>>

True as the needle to the pole, Or as the dial to the sun. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 1681
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Actor

Barton Booth (1681 – 10 May 1733) was one of the most famous dramatic actors of the first part of the 18th century. Booth was from Lancashire and was educated at Westminster School, where his success in the Latin play Andria gave him an inclination for the stage. He was intended for the church, and to attend Trinity College, Cambridge; but in 1698 he ran away and obtained employment in a theatrical company in Dublin, where he made his first appearance as the title character in Aphra Behn's Oroonoko (wikipedia)