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Jeanne Crain

Jeanne Crain

  • Model and the Marriage Broker, The (1951) August 20 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
  • Guns of the Timberland (1960) August 31 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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Also Known As: Died: December 14, 2003
Born: May 25, 1925 Cause of Death: died of a heart attack
Birth Place: Barstow, California, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1926:
Family moved to Los Angeles (date approximate)
1941:
While in high school, tested by Orson Welles for Lucy (the Anne Baxter role) in "The Magnificent Ambersons"
1941:
Named Miss Long Beach (the Miss California contest) and became runner-up in Miss America finals
1941:
Won Interscholastic Shakespearean Contest held at Occidental College
1942:
Named 'Camera Girl of 1942'
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Beauty contests led to modeling on covers of CORONET, LADIES HOME JOURNAL and TRUE ROMANCE
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Signed by 20th Century Fox for their starlet school
1943:
Screen debut (posing in a bathing suit) in "The Gang's All Here"
1944:
Screen acting debut, "Home in Indiana"

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