David Garrick

Name
David Garrick
Birth and death
1717 - 1779
Occupations
Profession details
Actor
Related place
Author
Alistair Grant

David Garrick (1717-1779) actor. Lived across the river at Hampton. In 1758, Garrick organised the first recorded game of Golf on English soil for a group of Scottish friends at Hurst Park. Zoffany painted the golfing party on the lawn of Garrick's house with Hurst Park as a backdrop looking across the river.

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