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us: De Mille, Katherine, 1911-1995


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    • us: DeMille, Katherine, 1911-1995
    • us: Lester, Katherine, 1911-1995
    • us: Mille, Katherine De, 1911-1995
    • us: Quinn, Katherine, 1911-1995
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1911-06-29
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1995-04-27
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Vancouver (B.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Tucson (Ariz.)
    • Gender

        female
  • Sources

    • found: All the king's horses [MP] 1935: credits (the players, Katherine De Mille)
    • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's companion, 1983 (Katherine De Mille; b. 1911; AKA Katherine Lester; American leading lady)
    • found: Performing arts biog. master index, 1981 (Katherine DeMille; b. 1911)
    • found: IMDb viewed April 17, 2007 (Katherine DeMille; b. 29 June 1911, Vancouver, Canada; d. 27 April 1995, Tucson, Arizona; actress; birth name: Katherine Lester, adopted by Cecil B. DeMille and his wife)
    • found: Find A Grave, via WWW, April 5, 2016 (Katherine DeMille; born June 29, 1911 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; died April 27, 1995 in Tucson, Pima County, Arizona; actress and adopted daughter of Cecil B. DeMille; former childhood name was Katherine Lester; adopted by Cecil B. DeMille following the death of her father in World War One and her mother dying from tuberculosis; from 1937 to 1965, she was married to Anthony Quinn; they had 5 children; in 1953 she accepted Anthony's Oscar win for Best Supporting Actor; she appeared in thirty-one films like The Crusades (1935), Romeo and Juliet (1936) as Rosaline, and Charlie Chan at the Olympics (1937))
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    • 1987-07-10: new
    • 2016-04-06: revised
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