Fred Leslie

  • LESLIE, Fred (1855-1892)

    English actor & vocalist (baritone) playwright. NĂ© Frederick George Hobson, aka AC Torr. Born 1 April 1855, London, England. Son of Charles Hobson and Sarah Pye. Married Louisa Agate, 1879. Died 7 December 1892, London, England, aged 37. Father of Fred Leslie (actor).

    On stage in England and Australia. Prominent member of the London Gaiety Company.

    Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, pages 284, 285.