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John Lester Wallack (1820–1888)

Wallack, John Lester. An American actor and manager, son of James William Wallack, the actor and manager; born in New York, Jan. 1, 1820; died in Stamford, CT, Sept. 6, 1888. He conducted Wallack’s Theatre, New York City, for twenty-four years. He wrote the plays ‘The Veteran’ and ‘Rosedale.’ His autobiography, ‘Memoirs of Fifty Years,’ was published the year after his death.