Maurice Farkoa

  • CANNOT, Jack (1883-1929)

    English actor & vocalist. NĂ© John Valentine Cannot. Cousin of Maurice Farkoa (actor). Married Stella Holland, 2 June 1914, Adelaide, SA, Australia. Died 2 August 1929, Maroubra, Sydney, NSW, Australia (committed suicide).

    On stage in South Africa and Australia from 1900s. In Australia from 1910 performing for JC Williamson Ltd in pantomime, musical comedy and revue.

    Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 220.

  • FARKOA, Maurice (c.1864-1916)

    French-English actor & vocalist. Born 23 April 1864/1867, Smyrna, Greece. Son of French father and English mother. Cousin of Jack Cannot (actor). Died 21 March 1916, New York City, New York, USA, aged 52.

    On stage in England from 1899.

    Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 173.