Harry Lauder

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Noun1.Harry Lauder - Scottish ballad singer and music hall comedian (1870-1950)Harry Lauder - Scottish ballad singer and music hall comedian (1870-1950)
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Sir Harry Lauder was born at the bottom of the street - keep right on to the end of the road to find his house - and there's also a touch of the theatrical in the stylish refurb of the Foresters.
Over the years, it has seen a host of international stars, from Stan Laurel - who debuted there in 1906 - to Sir Harry Lauder and Cary Grant.
1950: Scottish music hall singer and comedian Sir Harry Lauder died, aged 79.
1870: Sir Harry Lauder, Scottish music hall artist, was born in Portobello, near Edinburgh, as Hugh MacLennan.
1870: Sir Harry Lauder, (pictured) Scottish music hall artist, was born in Portobello, near Edinburgh, as Hugh MacLennan.
It was a wind-up gramophone that played old Edison records -- by Caruso, I remember, and Sir Harry Lauder.
In his speech accepting freedom of the city of Edinburgh in 1942, he quoted Robert Burns and ended by quoting the music hall entertainer Sir Harry Lauder, who was in the audience," said Packwood.
The song was written by Scottish performer Sir Harry Lauder as a tribute to his son, Captain John Lauder, who died during the First World War.
All the stars came to the Empire: Sir Harry Lauder, George Robey, Charles Coburn, Dan Leno, Marie Lloyd, Little Tich, Vesta Tilley, Harry Tate, Albert Chevalier, Zena Dare and many others.
Great entertainers from home and abroad like Charlie Chaplin, Stan Laurel, WC Fields and Sir Harry Lauder are some of the stars to have trod the boards at the theatre.
Not content with that, Scotland as a nation was madeto look ridiculous when McBeth also allowed Taylor to appear at the UEFA conference to decide the venue, dressed as Sir Harry Lauder.
Robert the Bruce was said to be a Mason, while Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sir Harry Lauder made no secret of membership.