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||August 16, 1928
||Cause of Death:
||Mount Kisco, New York, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Debut as radio performer aged five
Made Broadway debut in "Watch on the Rhine"
Made film debut in "Chip Off the Old Block"
Had one of her greatest roles as Veda in "Mildred Pierce"; earned Oscar nomination as Best Supporting Actress
Early TV work on "The RCA Victor Show"
Left films after playing the title role in "The Helen Morgan Story"
Was commercial spokesperson for Hostess
Made occasional guest appearances on TV, including on "Murder, She Wrote"
Returned to concert performing; has appeared at Rainbow & Stars in NYC