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Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone)

Born: 16th November 1896, Bakersfield, California, USA

Died: 15th July 1960, New York, New York, USA

Nationality: American

Lawrence Mervil Tibbett was an American opera singer and recording artist who also performed as a film actor and radio personality. A baritone, he sang leading roles with the Metropolitan Opera in New York City more than 600 times from 1923 to 1950. He performed diverse musical theatre roles, including Captain Hook in Peter Pan in a touring show.