Arthur Young (actor)

Arthur Young (2 September 1898 – 24 February 1959) was an English actor, notable for roles including Gladstone in the 1951 The Lady with a Lamp.[1][2] He can be seen as a window cleaner in the film Radio Parade of 1935.[3] He regularly appeared in BBC radio plays and was a member of the Corporation’s Drama Repertory Company in the late 1950s.[4][5] His stage work encompassed West End revue, as well as Stratford.[6][7]

Arthur Young
Actor Arthur Young
Arthur Henry Young

2 September 1898
Died24 February 1959 (aged 60)
London, England
Beatrice Kane
(m. 1924; his death 1959)

Personal life

Young was born on 2 September 1898 in Bristol.[1] His parents were 'Henry Young' and 'Elizabeth Wales Young' (1876-1972).



  1. ^ a b "Arthur Young".
  2. ^ "The Lady with the Lamp (1951)".
  3. ^ "Radio Parade of 1935 (1935)".
  4. ^ "The BBC Drama Repertory Company in 'THE DISAGREEABLE OYSTER'". 9 August 1957. p. 43 – via BBC Genome.
  5. ^ Deacon, Alison Deacon, Nigel. "Saturday Night Theatre 1950-1960, DIVERSITY website - radio drama, plays".
  6. ^ Wearing, J. P. (16 September 2014). "The London Stage 1950-1959: A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and Personnel". Rowman & Littlefield – via Google Books.
  7. ^ "Arthur Young - Theatricalia".

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Arthur Young

Arthur Young may refer to:

Arthur Young (accountant) (1863–1948), founder of the accountancy company which became Ernst & Young in 1989

Arthur Young (actor) (1898–1959), English actor

Arthur Young (architect) (1853–1924), English architect

Arthur Young (divine) (1693–1759), English clergyman and divine

Arthur Young (footballer) (fl. 1906), Scottish footballer

Arthur Young (agriculturist) (1741–1820), English agriculturist, writer and economist (son of Arthur Young the divine)

Colonel Sir Arthur Young (police officer) (1907–1979), Commissioner of the City of London Police

Sir Arthur Young (governor) (1854–1938), Governor of the Straits Settlements

Arthur Young (rugby union player) (1901–1933), English rugby union player

Sir Arthur Young, 1st Baronet (1889–1950), Scottish Unionist Party Member of Parliament (MP)

Arthur Howland Young (1882–1964) American engineer en vive president of US Steel

Arthur M. Young (1905–1995), American inventor and philosopher

Art Young (1866–1943), American cartoonist and writer

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