Last Words — John Barrymore

“Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him.”

Last Words — John Barrymore

John Sidney Blyth Barrymore
Born February 15, 1882 — Died May 29, 1942
American Actor

Last Words — John Barrymore — Note

John Barrymore was a member of a multi-generation theatrical dynasty. He was the brother of Lionel Barrymore and Ethel Barrymore, and was the paternal grandfather of Drew Barrymore.


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John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. is a Pennsylvania AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent 5.0 (Attorney and Counselor at Law).

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