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Suzy Kendall MP

Suzy Kendall is a British actress best known for her film roles in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Her blonde attractive looks got her leading roles in some fairly prestigious productions. She later ap...

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Catherine Scorsese (1912 - 1997)

Catherine Cappa Scorsese, born Catherine Cappa, (April 16, 1912 – January 6, 1997) was an American actress, and the mother of director Martin Scorsese. Of Italian descent, she began acting when ...

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Lilian Mary Oldland (1903 - 1984)

Lilian Oldland (7 February 1903 – October 1984) was a British actress who appeared in more than twenty films between 1925 and 1935. Born in Gloucester in 1903, she made her film debut in The S...

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Charlotte Lillian McIldowie (1895 - 1975)

Moyna Macgill (10 December 1895 – 25 November 1975) was an Irish stage and film actress and the mother of actress Angela Lansbury and producers Edgar Lansbury and Bruce Lansbury. Life and ...

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Rosamond Pinchot (1904 - 1938)

Rosamond Pinchot (October 26, 1904 – January 24, 1938) was an American socialite, stage and film actress. Early life and career Pinchot was born in New York City, the daughter of Amos Pinc...

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Judith Allen (1911 - 1996)

Former model and De Mille 'discovery' Judith Allen attracted more publicity for her marital life, than for her film career: she had two unsuccessful marriages to brawn (world heavyweight wrestling cham...

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Elizabeth Inglis (1913 - 2007)

Elizabeth Inglis (10 July 1913 – 25 August 2007) was a British actress, known for her role in The Letter, opposite Bette Davis. Life and Career Inglis was born Desiree Mary Lucy Hawkin...

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Kenyon "Helene" Reynolds (1914 - 1990)

Helene Whitney also known as Helene Reynolds (July 4, 1914 – March 28, 1990) was an American actress who appeared in films in the late 1930s and 1940s. Biography Whitney was born Kenyo...

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Jan Sterling (1921 - 2004)

was an American actress.Most active in films during the 1950s, Sterling received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The High and the Mighty (1954), and was nominate...

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Valentina Viola Birkett (1887 - 1934)

Viva Birkett was a British stage actress active on both sides of the Atlantic over the early decades of the twentieth century.

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Dinah Sheridan (1920 - 2012)

Dinah Sheridan was an English actress, whose films included The Railway Children and Genevieve. Sheridan, who played the mother in The Railway Children, also had roles in The Mirror Crack'd and the BBC...

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Muriel Beaumont (c.1881 - 1957)

Times obituary (Nov 30, 1957) Lady Du Maurier, widow of the actor Sir Gerald Du Maurier and herself an actress in her youth, died on Wednesday at her home in Cornwall. She was 76. Muriel Beaumont was...

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Boots Mallory (1913 - 1958)

Patricia "Boots" Mallory (October 22, 1913 – December 1, 1958) was an American film actress, dancer and model. Career Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, Mallory grew up in Mobile, Alabama...

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Claiborne Cary (1932 - 2010)

She was an American actress and cabaret performer. Cary was born Claiborne Leachman in Lone Tree, Iowa. The younger sister of actress Cloris Leachman, Cary began dancing and performing at a young age...

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Francesca Braggiotti (1902 - 1998)

Francesca Braggiotti (17 October 1902 – 25 February 1998) was an Italian dancer, actress and dubber. Biography Francesca Braggiotti was born in Florence, her father was an Italian teno...

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Barbara O'Neil (1910 - 1980)

Barbara O'Neil (July 17, 1910 – September 3, 1980) was an American actress. She appeared in the popular film Gone with the Wind (1939) and received an Academy Award nomination for her supporti...

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Katy Jurado (1924 - 2002)

Katy Jurado (January 16, 1924 – July 5, 2002), born María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García in Mexico, D.F., was a Mexican actress who had a successful film career both in Me...

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Corinna Mura (c.1909 - 1965)

Corinna Mura (born Corinna Wall; c. 1909 – 1 August 1965) was a cabaret singer and diseuse. She had a small role in the classic film Casablanca as the woman playing the guitar while singing "L...

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Esther Muir (1903 - 1995)

Esther Muir (March 11, 1903 – August 1, 1995) was a character actress on Broadway and in Hollywood films. Theatrical Reviews Muir was born in Andes, New York and began modeling in New ...

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Margaret Anglin (1876 - 1958)

Mary Margaret Anglin (April 3, 1876 – January 7, 1958) was a Canadian-born Broadway actress, director and producer whom Encyclopædia Britannica calls "one of the most brilliant actres...

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Josephine Hull (c.1883 - 1957)

Josephine Hull (born January 3, reportedly 1886, but probably 1883– died March 12, 1957) was an Academy Award winning American stage and film actress who also was a director of plays. She had ...

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Patience Mather Hobbs (1931 - 2004)

Patience M. Cleveland (May 23, 1931 – May 27, 2004) was an American film and television actress. Personal life Patience Cleveland was born in New York City, the youngest of six siblings,...

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Anne Revere (1903 - 1990)

Anne Revere (June 25, 1903 – December 18, 1990) was an American stage, film, and television actress. Early life Born in New York City, Revere was a direct descendant of American Revolu...

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Elaine Kays (1897 - 1948)

Between 1915 and 1926, American actress Elaine Hammerstein appeared in many Hollywood melodramas and other films. The granddaughter of Oscar Hammerstein I and daughter of stage producer Arthur Hammer...

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Lee Ann Gowans (1935 - 1991)

Lee Ann Remick (December 14, 1935 – July 2, 1991) was an American film and television actress. Among her best-known films are Anatomy of a Murder (1959), Days of Wine and Roses (1962), and The...

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Daphne Barnes (1903 - d.)

English Actress. Daphne Graham acted under the name Mary Sheridan. Officially the daughter of Sir Richard Graham, 4th Baronet and his wife Lady Mabel Duncombe, daughter of the 1st Earl of Feversham. Wi...

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Odette Tyler (1869 - 1936)

Born Elizabeth Lee Kirkland, "Odette Tyler" was the daughter of a West Point graduate, Brig. General William W. Kirkland, who fought with the South in the Civil War. Odette began acting at the age of...

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Myrna Loy MP (1905 - 1993)

Myrna Loy (August 2, 1905 – December 14, 1993) was an American actress. Trained as a dancer, she devoted herself fully to an acting career following a few minor roles in silent films. Original...

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Ida Lupino (1918 - 1995)

Ida Lupino was an English-born film actress and director, and a pioneer among women filmmakers. In her 48-year career, she appeared in 59 films and directed seven others, mostly in the United States, w...

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Madeleine Carroll (1906 - 1987)

Madeleine Carroll, film star of the '30s, has died at her home in Marbella, Spain, at the age of 81. A blonde of cool and striking beauty, she will be particularly remembered as the leading lady of t...

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Elsie Randolph (1904 - 1982)

Miss Elsie Randolph, the actress, who died on October 15, aged 77, was one of the most ebullient and likeable musical comediennes between the wars. She appeared particularly with Jack Buchanan in sev...

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Clarice Mayne (1886 - 1966)

Mayne was born in London in 1886. She is best known for the song "A Broken Doll" written by her husband, the composer James W. Tate and lyricist Frank Clifford Harris. Early in her career, she often pl...

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Florrie Forde (1876 - 1940)

MISS Florrie Forde, for many years a most successful performer in the music-halls and in pantomime, died on Thursday at Aberdeen at the age of 64. After spending the afternoon entertaining the patients...

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Edith Day (1896 - 1971)

> > Miss Edith Day, who has died in a London hospital at the age of 75, was an American musical comedy actress who established a reputation in London in a single night. It was in 1920 that she ...

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Sylvia Grey (1865 - 1958)

THE death yesterday of Miss Sylvia Grey, who would have been 93 on May 18, severs perhaps the last remaining link with the Gaiety Theatre in the great days of John Hollingshead, George Edwardes, and Ne...

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Kay Walsh (1911 - 2005)

Kay Walsh, actress, began her career as a dancer in West End music halls, making her film debut in How's Chances? (1934) in a small part, and had a larger role in another 1934 film, Get Your Man. She c...

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Victoria Dawn Addams (1930 - 1985)

Dawn Addams, the film actress, died on May 7 at the age of 54, after a long battle against cancer. The highlight of a career which declined after a promising start was to be chosen by Charles Chaplin...

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Dame Anna Neagle, DBE (1904 - 1986)

DAME ANNA NEAGLE Actress in the polished English tradition Dame Anna Neagle, the actress, who died yesterday at the age of 81, was a star who retained the common touch. She played heroines of music...

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Joyce Carey (1898 - 1993)

JOYCE CAREY JOYCE CAREY, who has died aged 94, was one of Britain's most reliable and sought-after actresses. She possessed, on the one hand, a natural grace and dignity for women of high degree an...

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Dame Lilian Braithwaite, DBE (1873 - 1948)

DAME LILIAN BRAITHWAITE: INTERPRETER OF COMEDY Dame Lilian Braithwaite, the well-known actress, died yesterday at her home in London. She had been ill for some days and had had to cancel a tour she...

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Kay Hammond (1909 - 1980)

Miss Kay Hammond (Lady Clements) who died yesterday at the age of 71, had shown promise in comedy parts from the beginning of her career in the theatre, and having established herself as a leading actr...

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Beryl Elizabeth Reid (1919 - 1996)

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Virginia Maskell (b. - 1968)

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Irene Rooke (b. - 1958)

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Ina Florence Bell (1903 - 1989)

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Wanda Hendrix (1928 - 1981)

; findagrave... ; Wanda Hendrix (November 3, 1928 – February 1, 1981) was an American film and television actress. Born Dixie Wanda Hendrix in Jacksonville, Florida, Hendrix was performing...

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Eva Gabor (1919 - 1995)

Eva Gabor was a Hungarian-born socialite and actress. She was best known for her role on Green Acres as Lisa Douglas, the wife of Eddie Albert's character, Oliver Wendell Douglas, and as a voice actor ...

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Gretchen Hartmann MP (deceased)

Birth: Aug. 28, 1897 Death: Jan. 27, 1979 Actress. Born in Chicago, Illinois, she was a in her teens as a stage performer under the name of Greta Arbin prior to making her screen debut in "Famous Pla...

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Julie Emilie Terry (1868 - 1957)

English romantic actress. Born in London, Julia was the daughter of Alexander Ritchie Neilson, a silversmith and jeweler, and Emily Davis, and was a cousin of three other well-known actresses of the Da...

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Nora Kerin (1881 - 1970)

English actress.

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Hilda Hanbury (deceased)

English actress (music hall etc)

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Lily Hanbury (1874 - 1908)

English actress.

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Marguerite Diane Theresa Empey (1932 - 2008)

PLEASE Do Not add other Citations to this Profile, out of respect, as they may contain Pornographic material. In 1939, at her 1st Communion, She chose her Confirmation name to be: Marguerite Diane Th...

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Ethel Waters MP (1896 - 1977)

Ethel Waters (October 31, 1896 – September 1, 1977) was an American blues, jazz and gospel vocalist and actress. She frequently performed jazz, big band, and pop music, on the Broadway stage a...

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Shirley Temple MP (1928 - 2014)

Shirley Jane Temple Black (born Shirley Jane Temple ; April 23, 1928 – February 10, 2014) was an American film and television actress, singer, dancer, and one-time U.S. ambassador to Ghana and C...

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Betty Bjurström MP (1923 - 2001)

født som : Engla Maria Elisabeth Bjurström-Wijkman -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ur Sveriges dödbok 1901 - 2009 19230...

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Estelle Parsons MP

Born November 20, 1927, in Lynn (one source says Marblehead), MA; daughter of Eben and Elinor (maiden name, Mattson) Parsons; married Richard Gehman (a writer), December 19, 1953 (divorced August, 19...

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Juanita Hall MP (1901 - 1968)

Juanita Hall (November 6, 1901 – February 28, 1968) was an American musical theatre and film actress. She is remembered for her roles in the original stage and screen versions of the Rodgers a...

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Phyllis Dare (1890 - 1975)

Phyllis was three and a half years younger than her sister, Zena. Both adopted the stage name of ‘Dare’ when they were contracted to appear in an 1899 Christmas pantomime, Babes in the Wo...

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Zena Dare (c.1887 - 1975)

Miss Zena Dare, an English singer and actress, famous for her charming, graceful and vivacious performances in Edwardian musicals and comedies in the first decade of the 20th century. Decades later she...

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Joan Benham (1918 - 1981)

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Mona Lee Washbourne (1903 - 1988)

English actress of stage and screen.

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Eleanor A Summerfield (1921 - 2001)

Eleanor Summerfield Known for her small yet earthy Brit portrayals on film, Eleanor Summerfield was born in London on March 7, 1921, initially trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (1937). The...

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Irene Handl (1901 - 1987)

Irene Handl Irene was born in Maida Vale, London, the daughter of an Austrian banker father and French mother. She took to acting at the relatively advanced age of 36, and studied at the acting schoo...

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Eva Esmond (1870 - 1955)

Eva Moore was an English actress. Moore was born and educated in Brighton. In 1891 she married the actor Henry V. Esmond. They had two children, Jack and Jill (the actress Jill Esmond, first wife of La...

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Rachel Kempson (1910 - 2003)

She was an English actress. She married Michael Redgrave, and was the matriarch of the famous acting dynasty. Kempson trained at RADA before joining the Royal Shakespeare Company. She married Michael...

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Dame Peggy Ashcroft, DBE MP (1907 - 1991)

Dame Peggy Ashcroft, DBE born as Edith Margaret Emily Ashcroft (22 December 1907 – 14 June 1991) was an English actress. More... Wiki - Dame Peggy Ashcroft

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Joyce Irene Grenfell MP (1910 - 1979)

Joyce Irene Grenfell , OBE (née Phipps; 10 February 1910 – 30 November 1979) was an English actress, comedienne, monologist[1] and singer-songwriter. Early life Born in London, Joyce ...

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Beatrice Peel (1895 - 1969)

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Dame Gladys Cooper (1888 - 1971)

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Patricia Phoenix (1923 - 1986)

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Viola Tree (1884 - 1938)

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Edna May Oliver (1883 - 1942)

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Googie Withers, CBE (1917 - 2011)

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Joanna McCallum MP

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Jean Simmons, OBE (1929 - 2010)

Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE (31 January, 1929 – 22 January, 2010) was an English actress. She appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those films made in Great Britain during and after W...

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Athene Seyler, CBE (1889 - 1990)

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Lynn Fontanne (1887 - 1983)

Lynn Fontanne (pronounced /fɒnˈtæn/; 6 December 1887 — 30 July 1983) was a British actress and major stage star in the United States for over 40 years. She teamed with her...

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Margaret Leighton, CBE (1922 - 1976)

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Ursula Jean Jeans (1906 - 1973)

Ursula Jean McMinn born May 5, 1906 died April 21, 197 British actress on film, stage, and television. Links Wiki (En) - Ursula Jeans

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Beatrix Alice Lehmann (1903 - 1979)

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Jane How MP

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Hattie Jacques (1922 - 1980)

MISS HATTIE JACQUES Comic personality of stage, films and television Miss Hattie Jacques, the well-known comic actress, died yesterday at the age of 56. No one could have spoken more truthfully tha...

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Yvonne Mitchell (1915 - 1979)

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Phyllis Diller MP (1917 - 2012)

Recognizable by her trademark laugh, American actress and comedienne Phyllis Diller created a stage persona of a wild-haired, eccentrically dressed housewife who makes self-deprecating jokes about her ...

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Yootha Joyce (1927 - 1980)

Miss Yootha Joyce, the actress, died on August 24, in a London hospital at the age of 53. She had currently been starring in the part of Mildred in the highly successful ITV comedy series, "George an...

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Françoise Rosay (1891 - 1974)

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Margaret Webster (1905 - 1972)

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Dame May Whitty, DBE (1865 - 1948)

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Virginia McKenna, OBE MP

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Linden Travers (1913 - 2001)

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Mary Ure (1933 - 1975)

MISS MARY URE A developing acting talent Mary Ure, who died yesterday, aged 42, immediately after her return on Wednesday to the London stage in "The Exorcism", will first be remembered as the orig...

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Hylda Baker (1905 - 1986)

British comedienne, actress and music hall star.

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Rosemary Clooney MP (1928 - 2002)

Rosemary Clooney was an American singer and actress who came to prominence in the early 1950s with the novelty hit "Come On-a My House", which was followed by other pop numbers such as "Botch-a-Me" (a ...

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Dame Irene Vanbrugh, DBE (1872 - 1949)

Dame Irene Vanbrugh DBE (2 December 1872–30 November 1949) was an English actress. The daughter of a clergyman, Vanbrugh followed her elder sister Violet into the theatrical profession and sus...

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Violet Vanbrugh (1867 - 1942)

Violet Vanbrugh (11 June 1867 - 10 November 1942) was an English actress who had a career spanning more than 50 years. Despite her many successes, her career was overshadowed by that of her more famous...

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Helene Chadwick (1897 - 1940)

Helene Chadwick (November 25, 1897–September 4, 1940) was an American actress in silent motion pictures and in early sound films. Early life and career Chadwick was born in the small town ...

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Angharad Mary Rees, CBE (1949 - 2012)

Angharad Rees, the actress, was best-known as the headstrong Demelza in Poldark, the BBC’s hugely popular saga of impoverished gentry, smugglers and derelict tin mines in 18th-century Cornwall. ...

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Susan Stranks MP

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Tina Turner MP

Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock; November 26, 1939) is an American singer and actress whose career has spanned more than 50 years. She has won numerous awards and her achievements in the rock musi...

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