Thomas John Dibdin (21 March 1771 – 16 September 1841) was an English dramatist and song-writer.
Dibdin was the son of Charles Dibdin, a song-writer and theatre manager, and of Mrs Davenet, an actress whose real name was Harriet Pitt. He was apprenticed to his maternal uncle, a London upholsterer, and later to William Rawlins, afterwards sheriff of London. He summoned his second master ... more »
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