In 2010, he impersonated a minor-league pitcher to publicize a charity providing college scholarships to cancer survivors.
He had married a man, then impersonated him and withdrawn $250,000 from his bank account, leading to four years in prison.
You Michael, have impersonated, or played may be a better word, Mozart, ex-Prime Minister Tony Blair, Caligula.
1620s, "to invest with a personality," from assimilated form of Latin in- "into, in" (see in- (2)) + persona "person." Sense of "to assume the person or character of" is first recorded 1715. Earlier in same sense was personate (1610s). Related: Impersonated; impersonating.