Hazelton, George Cochrane, 1868-1921

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1868
Death 1921
French

Biographical notes:

George Cochrane Hazelton, actor and playwright, was born January 20, 1868. He performed as an actor with Lawrence Barrett, Edwin Booth, and Madame Modjeska. His first attempt as a playwright was The Raven about the life of Edgar Allen Poe. His next play, Mistress Nell, was written in 1900 and was a great success. His most well-known play was The Yellow Jacket, which he co-authored in 1912 with Benrimo. The Yellow Jacket was performed around the world by a number of notable actors including Mr. and Mrs. Charles Coburn and Harpo Marx. Hazelton died in New York on June 24, 1921.

From the guide to the George Cochrane Hazelton : scores, ca. 1890-1941, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

Lawyer.

From the description of Papers of George Cochrane Hazelton, 1882-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79453689

George Cochrane Hazelton (1868-1921), actor and playwright, born in Boscobel, Wisconsin.

From the description of George Cochrane Hazelton collection, [ca. 1900-1920]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476331

George Cochrane Hazelton, actor and playwright, was born January 20, 1868.

He performed as an actor with Lawrence Barett, Edwin Booth, and Madame Modjeska. His first attempt as a playwright was The Raven about the life of Edgar Allen Poe. His next play, Mistress Nell, was written in 1900 and was a great success. His most well-known play was The Yellow Jacket, which he co-authored in 1912 with Benrimo. The Yellow Jacket was performed around the world by a number of notable actors including Mr. and Mrs. Charles Coburn and Harpo Marx. Hazelton died in New York on June 24, 1921.

From the description of George Cochrane Hazelton : scores, ca. 1890-1941. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 86164147

George Cochrane Hazelton, actor and playwright, was born January 20, 1868.

He performed as an actor with Lawrence Barrett, Edwin Booth, and Madame Modjeska. His first attempt as a playwright was THE RAVEN about the life of Edgar Allen Poe. His next play, MISTRESS NELL, was written in 1900 and was a great success. His most well-known play was THE YELLOW JACKET, which he co-authored in 1912 with Benrimo. THE YELLOW JACKET was performed around the world by a number of notable actors including Mr. and Mrs. Charles Coburn and Harpo Marx. Hazelton died in New York on June 24, 1921.

From the description of Papers, scrapbooks, musical scores, sound recordings, 1848-1941. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122532545

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Subjects:

  • Drama, American--Translations into French
  • Theater
  • Incidental music
  • Drama (American)
  • Theater--United States
  • Dramatic music
  • Prompt-book
  • Dramatists, American
  • Drama--20th century

Occupations:

  • Lawyers
  • Actors--United States
  • Playwrights--United States

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)