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Also Known As: Helen Riggins Died: October 8, 1941
Born: August 2, 1900 Cause of Death: cirrhosis of the liver
Birth Place: Danville, Illinois, USA Profession: actor, singer, packer, manicurist

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Helen Morgan was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Morgan began her career with roles in "Applause" (1929), "Glorifying the American Girl" (1929) and "Roadhouse Nights" (1930). Morgan then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "Marie Galante" (1934), "Frankie and Johnnie" (1935) and "Go Into Your Dance" (1935). She also appeared in "Show Boat" (1936) and the dramatic period piece "Slavers" (1977) with Trevor Howard. Morgan's music was most recently featured in the "American Pop" (1981) film with Ron Thompson. Morgan's husband was Bud Maschke Jr.. Morgan passed away in October 1941 at the age of 41.

Helen Morgan was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Morgan began her career with roles in "Applause" (1929), "Glorifying the American Girl" (1929) and "Roadhouse Nights" (1930). Morgan then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in "Marie Galante" (1934), "Frankie and Johnnie" (1935) and "Go Into Your Dance" (1935). She also appeared in "Show Boat" (1936) and the dramatic period piece "Slavers" (1977) with Trevor Howard. Morgan's music was most recently featured in the "American Pop" (1981) film with Ron Thompson. Morgan's husband was Bud Maschke Jr.. Morgan passed away in October 1941 at the age of 41.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Slavers (1977) Malika
2.
 Frankie and Johnnie (1936) Frankie
3.
 Show Boat (1936) Julie [LaVerne]
4.
 Sweet Music (1935) Helen Morgan
5.
 Go into Your Dance (1935) Luana Bell
6.
 Marie Galante (1934) Tapia
7.
 You Belong to Me (1934) Bonnie Kay
8.
 Applause (1930) Kitty Darling
9.
 Roadhouse Nights (1930) Lola Fagan
10.
 Show Boat (1929)
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husband:
Bud Maschke Jr. Law student. Married May 15, 1933; divorced June 19, 1935; accused him of threatening her life.
husband:
Lloyd Johnson. Auto dealer. Married June 27, 1941.

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