January 25th 1959 – Patrick Wymark starred in Danton’s Death at the Lyric, Hammersmith. Georg Buechner’s play was adapted by James Maxwell (who appeared in the play and would later play Colin Townley in The Power Game ). Wymark starred as the French Revolutionary leader who later became a victim of the guillotine. Harold Lang played Robespierre and Patrick McGoohan played St Just. Read more here