Margaretha Wilhelmina "Marda Vanne" Strijdom (Van Hulsteyn)

Is your surname Strijdom?

Research the Strijdom family

Margaretha Wilhelmina "Marda Vanne" Strijdom (Van Hulsteyn)'s Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Related Projects

Margaretha Wilhelmina Strijdom (Van Hulsteyn)

Also Known As: "Marda Vanne; "Scrappy""
Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Johannesburg, GP, South Africa
Death: April 27, 1970 (73)
St Pancras, London, England
Place of Burial: London, UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Willem van Hulsteyn, Sir and Margaretha van Hulsteyn
Ex-wife of Johannes (Hans) Gerhardus "JG" Strijdom

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Margaretha Wilhelmina "Marda Vanne" Strijdom (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

view all

Margaretha Wilhelmina "Marda Vanne" Strijdom (Van Hulsteyn)'s Timeline

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