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Thomas Dibdin (1771–1841)

Dibdin, Thomas John. An English dramatist; born in London, March 21, 1771; died there, Sept. 16, 1841. Prolific in plays of an ephemeral character, ‘Blindman’s Buff,’ ‘The Pirates,’ and similar things of an hour, he lived well, worked hard, and died poor, leaving interesting ‘Reminiscences’ (1827) behind him.