Peter Gawthorne

Peter Gawthorne (1 September 1884 – 17 March 1962) was an Anglo-Irish actor, probably best known for his roles in the films of Will Hay and other popular British comedians of the 1930s and 1940s. Gawthorne was one of Britain's most called-upon supporting actors during this period.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 1, 1884 (County Laois), Died March 17, 1962 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1919

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 65397 10-in. approximately 1916 Toto : Hearts that are aching Enid Cass ; Peter Gawthorne vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 65398 10-in. approximately 1916 Toto : Garden of girls Peter Gawthorne vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 69045 10-in. approximately 1917 Joggin' along the highway Peter Gawthorne vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 69046 10-in. approximately 1917 Every day Peter Gawthorne vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 76736 12-in. approximately 12/3/1919 Every kiss is the same Peter Gawthorne ; Leonard Hornsey ; Oxford Theatre Orchestra Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 76737 12-in. approximately 12/3/1919 Have I come too late Winifred J. Barnes ; Peter Gawthorne ; Leonard Hornsey ; Oxford Theatre Orchestra Vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 76738 12-in. approximately 12/3/1919 With you Winifred J. Barnes ; Peter Gawthorne ; Leonard Hornsey ; Oxford Theatre Orchestra Vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gawthorne, Peter," accessed July 17, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354046.

Gawthorne, Peter. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 17, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354046.

"Gawthorne, Peter." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 17 July 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354046

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