H. Cooper Cliffe

Henry Cooper Cliffe (19 July 1862 – 1 May 1939) was a British stage and screen actor a member of a distinguished family of English actors, his father was Clifford Cooper, mother Agnes Kemble, and his brother was Frank Kemble Cooper. Frank's daughter Violet was a niece. His wife was Alice Belmore. He had an illustrious career on stage in classical roles. Late in life he began appearing in silent film during the World War I years.[1][2]

H. Cooper Cliffe
Cliffe in costume, c.1896
Henry Cooper

19 July 1862
Died2 May 1939 (aged 76)
Years active1879–1934
Spouse(s)Alice Belmont Cooper
RelativesViolet Kemble-Cooper (niece)
Lillian Kemble-Cooper (niece)

Selected filmography


  1. Who Was Who in the Theatre: 1912-1976, originally published in annual editions by John Parker; 1976 edition edited and published by Gale Research Co.
  2. Silent Film Necrology, 2nd edition, by Eugene Michael Vazzana, c.2001
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