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Also Known As: Margaret Baker Died: March 6, 1965
Born: October 20, 1889 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: actor, singer

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Stately, imperious comedienne best known as the sophisticated butt of many a star comic's insults and sight gags, especially those of the Marx Brothers.

Stately, imperious comedienne best known as the sophisticated butt of many a star comic's insults and sight gags, especially those of the Marx Brothers.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 What a Way To Go! (1964) Mrs. Foster
2.
 Zotz! (1962) Persephone Updike
3.
 Auntie Mame (1958) Dowager
4.
 Shake, Rattle & Rock! (1956) Georgianna Fitzdingle
5.
 Stop, You're Killing Me (1953) Mrs. Whitelaw
6.
 3 for Bedroom C (1952) Mrs. Agnes Hawthorne
7.
 Little Giant (1946) Mrs. Hendrikson
8.
 Susie Steps Out (1946) Mrs. Starr
9.
 The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945) Miss Rodholder
10.
 Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe (1945) Mrs. Sylvester Standish
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1917:
Broadway debut
1929:
Screen acting debut in "The Cocaunuts"

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