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Dorothy Cooper (Jordan)

Birthplace: Clarksville Montgomery County Tennessee
Death: Died
Cause of death: congestive heart failure
Place of Burial: Burial: Chapel Of The Pines Crematory Los Angeles Los Angeles County California
Immediate Family:

Wife of Merian Caldwell Cooper
Mother of <private> Cooper; <private> Henderson (Cooper) and <private> (Cooper)

Occupation: actress
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

    • <private> Cooper
    • <private> Henderson (Cooper)
    • <private> (Cooper)
    • <private> Słomczyński

About Dorothy Cooper

Dorothy Jordan (1906-1988) - american movie actress who had a short but successful career beginning in talking pictures in 1929. Wikipedia EN


13 Dec 1988 , New York Times

Dorothy Jordan, 82; Entered Movies in '29

Dorothy Jordan, a movie actress who began a short and successful career in talking pictures in 1929, died of congestive heart failure on Wednesday in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. She was 82 years old and lived in Coronado, Calif.

Miss Jordan made her first film, The Taming of the Shrew, in 1929, and later performed opposite Ramon Novarro. She also acted with Bette Davis, Marie Dressler, Clark Gable, Lionel Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Walter Huston and Jimmy Durante.

Miss Jordan is survived by a son, Col. Richard M. Cooper, of the United States Air Force; two daughters, Dr. Eherasa Henderson, of Northridge, Calif., and Mary Carolyn Cooper, of San Diego, and one grandson, Bobby R. C. Henderson, of Northridge.

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Dorothy Cooper's Timeline

August 9, 1906
Clarksville Montgomery County Tennessee
December 7, 1988
Age 82
Burial: Chapel Of The Pines Crematory Los Angeles Los Angeles County California