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Also Known As: Alexandra Dagmar Lawrence-Klasen Died: September 6, 1952
Born: July 4, 1898 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: actor

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British by birth, Gertrude Lawrence built her entertainment career as an actress in many successful Hollywood movies. Lawrence began her career with a role in "The Battle of Paris" (1929). Later, she acted in "Stage Door Canteen" (1943) with Cheryl Walker and the Jane Wyman dramatic adaptation "The Glass Menagerie" (1950). Lawrence's music was most recently featured in "You're the Top: The Cole Porter Story" (PBS, 1989-1990). Lawrence's husband was Richard Aldrich. Lawrence passed away in September 1952 at the age of 54.

British by birth, Gertrude Lawrence built her entertainment career as an actress in many successful Hollywood movies. Lawrence began her career with a role in "The Battle of Paris" (1929). Later, she acted in "Stage Door Canteen" (1943) with Cheryl Walker and the Jane Wyman dramatic adaptation "The Glass Menagerie" (1950). Lawrence's music was most recently featured in "You're the Top: The Cole Porter Story" (PBS, 1989-1990). Lawrence's husband was Richard Aldrich. Lawrence passed away in September 1952 at the age of 54.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Glass Menagerie (1950) Amanda Wingfield
2.
 Men Are Not Gods (1937) Barbara [Albert]
3.
 Rembrandt (1936) Geertje [Dirx]
4.
 Aren't We All? (1932) Margot Tatham
5.
 The Battle of Paris (1929) Georgie
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husband:
Richard Aldrich. Married July 4, 1940.

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