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Benita Colman (Humm)

Also Known As: "Benita Humm"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Egerton, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Josiah Humm and Jane Humm
Wife of George Henry Sanders and Ronald Colman
Ex-wife of Eric Otto Siepmann
Mother of Juliet Benita Colman
Sister of Winnifred Humm

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About Benita Colman

Benita Hume was an English film actress. She appeared in 44 films between 1925 and 1955.

She was married to actor Ronald Colman from 1938 to his death in 1958; they were the parents of a daughter, Juliet. She starred with Colman in both versions of the situation comedy The Halls of Ivy, an NBC radio program (1949-1952) and a CBS television show (1954-1955). She also made occasional guest appearances with her husband on The Jack Benny Show on radio, where the Colman's were portrayed as Benny's long-suffering next-door neighbors. She was also married to actor George Sanders from 1959 to her death in 1967. She died in Egerton, Kent, England from bone cancer at age 61.

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Benita Colman's Timeline

1906
October 14, 1906
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1967
November 1, 1967
Age 61
Egerton, England, United Kingdom