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Henry Fielding (1707–1754)

Henry Fielding was born April 22nd 1707, the son of Edmund Fielding, an impoverished nobleman who spent most of his time in and out of various debtor's prisons. After the death of their mother, Henry and his seven siblings were taken in by their maternal grandmother. He was a wild and willful young man, and after a brief stint abroad in a Dutch ... See full bio »


(age 47) in Lisbon, Portugal

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 1997 The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 Tom Jones (TV Movie) (novel)
 1977 Joseph Andrews (novel)
 1976 The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones (novel "Tom Jones")
 1969 Lock Up Your Daughters! (play "Rape Upon Rape")
 1963 Tom Jones (novel "Tom Jones")
 1961 Amelia (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1961) ... (novel)
 1960 Tom Jones (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1917 Tom Jones
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 1932 The Old Dark House (lyrics: "The Roast Beef of Old England" - uncredited)

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Novel: "Jonathan Wild," 1745. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 3 Portrayals | See more »

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Portrayed by John Sessions in The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (1997).

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