Marda Vanne (Margaretha van Hulsteyn) (1896 - 1970)

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Birthplace: Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
Death: Died in UK
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About Marda Vanne (Margaretha van Hulsteyn)

Marda "Scrappy" Vanne (born Margaretha van Hulsteyn) was a South African actress who found fame in London. Born 27 September 1896[1][2] in South Africa to Sir Willem and Lady van Hulsteyn[4]

She was briefly married to Johannes Gerhardes "Hans" Strijdom, but divorced within a year.[5] Strijdom later went on to become Prime Minister of South Africa from 1954 until 1958.[2]

Marda Vanne moved to London in 1918 to build on her acting career. She applied for, and gained, British Citizenship in 1965.[6]

Selected filmographyStrange Boarders (1938) Joanna (1968) Source: Marda Vanne - Wikipedia

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September 27, 1896
Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
April 27, 1970
Age 73
London, UK