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Born Lancashire, 17 Jan. 1863; d of William Prior Sharp; m 1889, Charles Martin (Charles Charrington, actor); one d; died 11 Sept. 1916

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MBE 1999

Born 4 Sept. 1924; d of Conrad Potter Aiken and Jessie McDonald; m 1st, 1945, Ronald George Brown (d 1955); one ...

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Born Toronto; d of Dr William Allan and Dr Isabell M. Allan, née Hutchinson; unmarried; died 7 Oct. 1956

dancer, actress, pianist, writer

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Born St Louis, 4 April 1928; d of Bailey Johnson and Vivian Baxter Johnson; one s; died 28 May 2014

writer, singer and actress

George Washington High Sch., San Francisco; California Labor Sch....

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DBE 1983 (CBE 1977); LVO 1993

Born 4 Dec. 1924; d of late Charles Morgan and Hilda Vaughan (both novelists); m 1948, 7th Marquess of Anglesey (...

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DL; author

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Born Bordeaux, 20 Dec. 1895; d of Charles Léon Arnaud and Antoinette de Montégu; m 1920, Hugh McLellan; died 20 Sept. 1958

Actress

Paris

Début as Princess Mathilde in The Quaker Girl at the Adelphi, ...

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DBE 1956 (CBE 1951)

Born 22 Dec. 1907; d of William Worsley Ashcroft and Violet Maud Bernheim; m 1st, 1929, Rupert Hart-Davis (marr. diss.; he was knighted, 1967); 2nd, ...

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Born 21 Sept. 1955; d of late Denis G. W. Atherton and of Pamela A. M. Osborne; m 2002, Broderick Ross; died 30 Oct. 2017...

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Born NYC, 16 Sept. 1924; d of William Perske and Natalie Perske (née Weinstein, later Bacal); adopted stage name, Lauren Bacall; m 1st, 1945, Humphrey Bogart (d 1957...

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Born Broseley, Shropshire, 13 Nov. 1908; d of late W. H. Clinton-Baddeley and Louise Bourdin; m 1st, 1928, Hon. David Tennant (marr. diss., 1939); one s one d; 2nd, Captain J. H. Willis, MC; ...

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DBE 2000; FRSL

Born 21 Nov. 1934; d of Richard Bainbridge and Winifred Baines; m 1954, Austin Davies (marr. diss.); one s one d; and one d by Alan Sharp; ...

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Born 12 Jan. 1839; d of late Robert Pleydell Wilton, a member of one of the oldest Gloucestershire families, who left home to become an actor; ...

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died July 1930

journalist and novelist

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Born Philadelphia, 15 Aug. 1879; d of late Maurice Barrymore and Georgie Drew; m Russell Griswold Colt (marr. diss., 1923); two s one d; died 18 June 1959

stage and film actress...

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Born 1843; er d of Sir Anthony de Rothschild, 1st Bt, and Lady de Rothschild, née Monteflore; m 1877, Cyril Flower, 1st and last Baron Battersea (d 1907); ...

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Born Penang, SS, 24 Dec. 1929; d of Randle and Nora Bennett; m 1st, 1962, Willis Hall (marr. diss., 1965); 2nd, 1968, John Osborne (marr. diss. ...

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Born 27 Feb. 1910; d of Richard Bennett and Adrienne Morrison; m 1st, 1926, John Fox (marr. diss., 1928; he d 1963); one d...

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Born 29 Aug. 1915; d of Justus and Friedel Bergman; m 1937, Petter Lindstrom (marr. diss., 1950, Los Angeles; dissolution ruled not valid by a Rome court, 1960); one ...

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Born Paris, 23 Oct. 1845; m M. Jacques Damala (decd); died 26 March 1923

French actress and manager of the Théâtre Sarah Bernhardt in Paris

Grandchamp Catholic Convent near Paris...