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Person: PAUL, R.W.  (1869-1943)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Robert William PAUL
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
inventor and cinematographer
Main period of activity
1890s
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
3 October 1869
born at
1891-1919
~21
owner
5 April 1891
21
census record
1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1052.13.22
– occupation “Electrician”
31 March 1901
31
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/238.73.10
– occupation “Electrician”
2 April 1911
41
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/7189.77
– occupation “Mfr. of Electrical Instruments”
28 March 1943
73
died at
5 June 1943
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1943 N-R p.234
References
Stephen Herbert and Luke McKernan (editors), Who's who of Victorian cinema: a worldwide survey (London: British Film Institute, 1996), pp. 107-108
‘The Dreamer’, ‘Topical notes’ in OMLJ 7.83 (April 1896)
Lucerna ID  6003255

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 10 February 2021

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