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Also Known As: Clara Viola Cronk Died: October 24, 1972
Born: April 14, 1897 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Cawker City, Kansas, USA Profession: actor

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Claire Windsor was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She began her career as an extra. Windsor's career beginnings included film roles in "What Do Men Want?" (1921), "Broken Chains" (1922) and "Rich Men's Wives" (1922). Windsor began to focus on film after appearing in "Rupert of Hentzau" (1923), "Souls For Sale" (1923) and "Dance Madness" (1926). She also appeared in "The Opening Night" (1927) and the Marion Davies comedy "Show People" (1928). Later in her career, Windsor acted in "Barefoot Boy" (1938). Windsor was married to Bert Lytell and had zero child. Windsor passed away in October 1972 at the age of 75.

Claire Windsor was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She began her career as an extra. Windsor's career beginnings included film roles in "What Do Men Want?" (1921), "Broken Chains" (1922) and "Rich Men's Wives" (1922). Windsor began to focus on film after appearing in "Rupert of Hentzau" (1923), "Souls For Sale" (1923) and "Dance Madness" (1926). She also appeared in "The Opening Night" (1927) and the Marion Davies comedy "Show People" (1928). Later in her career, Windsor acted in "Barefoot Boy" (1938). Windsor was married to Bert Lytell and had zero child. Windsor passed away in October 1972 at the age of 75.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 How Doooo You Do!!! (1945) Herself
2.
 Barefoot Boy (1938) Valerie Hale
3.
 Cross Streets (1934) Ann Clement Grattan
4.
 Sister to Judas (1933) Annie Frayne
5.
 Kiss of Araby (1933)
6.
 The Constant Woman (1933) Marlene Underwood
7.
 Self-Defense (1932) Alice
8.
 Midstream (1929) Helene Craig
9.
 Captain Lash (1929) Cora Nevins
10.
 Show People (1928) Herself
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Began her career as an extra
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First feature film role in early 1920s
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Retired after the inception of sound
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Returned to film in rare appearances as a character actress
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husband:
William Bowes. Divorced.
husband:
Bert Lytell. Actor. Married in 1925; divorced in 1927; co-starred together in several features.
companion:
Charles Rogers. Had relationship in the late 1920s.
companion:
Phil Plant. Formerly married to Constance Bennett; had brief relationship c. 1929-30; ended after a boating accident in which a sailor drowned.
companion:
Alfred Read Jr. Stockbroker. Read's wife sued Windsor for "alienation of affections" in her divorce proceedings and won a $75,000 settlement.
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son:
William Bowes.

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