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St. John Ervine (1883–1971)

St. John Ervine was born on December 28, 1883 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as St. John Greer Ervine. He was a writer, known for Die erste Mrs. Selby (1960), Du bist die Richtige (1955) and Robert's Wife (1955). He was married to Leonora Mary Davis. He died on January 24, 1971 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 87) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Die erste Mrs. Selby
Du bist die Richtige
Robert's Wife
Robert's Wife Writer
Anthony and Anna


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 1960 Boyd's Shop (play)
 1960 John Ferguson (TV Movie)
 1960 Die erste Mrs. Selby (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Robert's Wife (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 The First Mrs. Fraser (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 London Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Jane Clegg (1956) ... (story)
 1955 Robert's Wife (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Du bist die Richtige (play "The first Mrs. Fraser")
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Boyd's Shop (1954) ... (play)
 1953 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The First Mrs. Fraser (1953) ... (play)
 1950 The First Mrs. Fraser (TV Movie) (play)
 1948 Robert's Wife (TV Movie) (play)
 1947 Anthony and Anna (TV Movie) (play)
 1940 Ulster (Documentary short) (commentary writer)
 1937 Theatre Parade (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Anthony and Anna (1937) ... (play)
 1932 The First Mrs. Fraser (play)
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 1955 Robert's Wife (TV Movie)
Himself - Introduction

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Other Works:

Stage Play: The First Mrs. Fraser. Written by St. John Ervine. Scenic Design by Livingston Platt. Directed by Grace George. Playhouse Theatre: 28 Dec 1929- 1 Nov 1930 (352 performances). Cast: Grace George (as "Janet Fraser"), A.E. Matthews (as "James Fraser"), Eric Elliott (as "Murdo Fraser"), Carol Goodner (as "Elsie Fraser"), Lawrence ... See more »

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Also a broadcaster and journalist, he lost his right leg fighting for his country in 1918

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