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Also Known As: Dororthy D. Vernon, Dorothy Burns Died:
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Dorothy Vernon was an accomplished actress who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. Vernon began her career with a role in "Lover's Lane" (1924). Later, she acted in the Esther Williams musical "Easy to Love" (1953) and "Dalziel & Pascoe: A Clubbable Woman" (1995-96). Later in her career, Vernon appeared in "The Final Cut" (PBS, 1995-96).

Dorothy Vernon was an accomplished actress who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. Vernon began her career with a role in "Lover's Lane" (1924). Later, she acted in the Esther Williams musical "Easy to Love" (1953) and "Dalziel & Pascoe: A Clubbable Woman" (1995-96). Later in her career, Vernon appeared in "The Final Cut" (PBS, 1995-96).

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1.
 Fury at Gunsight Pass (1956) Woman friend
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 The War of the Worlds (1953) Elderly woman
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 Easy to Love (1953) Guest in lobby
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 Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick (1952) Townswoman
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 Rhubarb (1951)
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 Dear Wife (1950) Depositer
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 The Heiress (1949) Delivery woman
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 Knock on Any Door (1949) Knitter
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TLS ( 2006-05-03 )

Source: The Stars of Hollywood Forever: 1901-2006

b. November 11, 1875 Germany,
d. October 28, 1970 Granada Hills, CA.
Wife of Harry Burns and mother of actor/writer Bobby Vernon. Dorothy played in five Broadway shows from 1911 to 1937 including: ‘Oedipus Rex’ and ‘Red, Hot and Blue.’ She and her husband resided at 1438 North Gordon Street in Hollywood.

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