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Also Known As: Winifred Josephine Reeves Died: March 5, 1971
Born: September 17, 1899 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Greenport, New York, USA Profession: actor

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Bawdy, brash vaudeville star who made a brief splash in films in the early talkie era. Lightner was signed by Warner Brothers after making a hit on Broadway in "The Gold Diggers." She appeared in about a dozen films before retiring in the early 1930s.

Bawdy, brash vaudeville star who made a brief splash in films in the early talkie era. Lightner was signed by Warner Brothers after making a hit on Broadway in "The Gold Diggers." She appeared in about a dozen films before retiring in the early 1930s.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 I'll Fix It (1934) Elizabeth
2.
 She Had to Say Yes (1933) Maizee
3.
 Dancing Lady (1933) Rosette LaRue
4.
 Play Girl (1932) Georgine Hicks
5.
 Manhattan Parade (1932) Doris Roberts
6.
 Sit Tight (1931) [Dr.] Winnie [O'Neil]
7.
 Side Show (1931) Pat
8.
 Gold Dust Gertie (1931) Gertie Dale
9.
 Hold Everything (1930) Totts Breen
10.
 The Life of the Party (1930) Flo
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husband:
Roy Del Ruth. Director. Fourth husband, married 1934.

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