Bernhardt[bʉrn′härt′; Fr ber nȧr′]
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Bernhardt, Sarah (born Rosine Bernard) 1844-1923; Fr. actress
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, Sarah Originally Henrietta Rosine Bernard. Known as “the Divine Sarah.” 1844-1923.
French actress. Considered the premier romantic and tragic actress of her day, she first achieved fame for her performance in Phèdre (1874).