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Margaret Bicknell
Born Margaret Younger[1]
11 November 1681(1681-11-11)[1]
Edinburgh, Scotland[1]
Died 24 May 1723 (aged 41)[1]
London, England[1]
Occupation Actress and dancer[1]
Years active circa 1700s–1723[1]
Spouse married a Younger[1]

Margaret Bicknell (11 November 1681 — 24 May 1723)[1] was a Scottish theatre actress and dancer.[1]


Early life and education

She was born Margaret Younger in Edinburgh, Scotland.[1]


Bicknell's first known appearance was at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, located in London, England, on 20 August 1702.[1]

Personal life

Her sister Elizabeth Younger was also a stage actress and dancer.[1]


Bicknell died of consumption (tuberculosis) on 24 May 1723 in London.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Goff, Moira. Bicknell [née Younger], Margaret (1681–1723) — Actress and Dancer[clarification needed]


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