Talk:Reginald de Veulle

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Musical Theatre (Rated C-class)
WikiProject icon Reginald de Veulle is part of WikiProject Musical Theatre, organized to improve and complete musical theatre articles and coverage on Wikipedia. You can edit the article attached to this page, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and see a list of open tasks.
C-Class article C  This article has been rated as C-Class on the quality scale.
 
WikiProject Biography (Rated C-class)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize Wikipedia's articles about people. All interested editors are invited to join the project and contribute to the discussion. For instructions on how to use this banner, please refer to the documentation.
C-Class article C  This article has been rated as C-Class on the project's quality scale.
 

Different de Veulle?[edit]

The 1901 census lists a 'Raoul R. De Veulle'(sic) as a visitor in the London household of an actor called Roy Horniman; however it gives his age as 20 (i.e. born c. 1881, not 1889) and his birthplace as 'France (British Subject)'. Same man? Anyone know of a definite birthdate and place for him? RLamb (talk) 17:09, 26 January 2012 (UTC)

A 1911 Times article on the Cronshaw blackmail case has Cronshaw identifying de Veulle (called 'Duvelle' in the Times report) as an actor aged '31 or 32 years of age'. (The Times, Friday, May 26, 1911; pg. 4; Issue 39595; col B 'Alleged Attempt To Blackmail. £10,000 Said To Have Been Demanded.') This age fits with the 1901 census entry but doesn't agree with the date given in the wiki article. I'm therefore changing the birth year in the article, until someone can come up with a better-sourced one.RLamb (talk) 09:14, 1 February 2012 (UTC)