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us: Mobley, Mary Ann

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Biloxi (Miss.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Beverly Hills (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Brandon (Miss.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Miss America Pageant
        • Affiliation Start: 1959
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed Dec. 11, 2014
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        (lcsh) Beauty contestants
          (lcsh) Actors
      • Sources

        • found: Get yourself a college girl, 1964?: label (Mary Ann Mobley)
        • found: New York times (online), viewed Dec. 11, 2014 (in obituary published Dec. 10: Mary Ann Mobley; b. Feb. 17, 1937 (most biographical sources incorrectly give her birth year as 1939), Biloxi, Miss.; grew up in Brandon, Miss.; d. Tuesday [Dec. 9, 2014], Beverly Hills, Calif., aged 77; the first Miss America to represent Mississippi and an actress who starred in two films with Elvis Presley)
        • found: IMDb, viewed online December 10, 2014 (Mary Ann Mobley; b. 17 February 1937, Biloxi, Mississippi; d. 9 December 2014, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA (breast cancer); Born on February 17, 1939 in Biloxi, Mississippi, Mary Ann Mobley is one of the few Miss Americas to have true success as an actress or television personality; A tireless humanitarian, Mary Ann has taken a particular interest in world hunger and children with learning disabilities, and has been an active participant with the March of Dimes for over 25 years.)
        • found: Hollywood Reporter online, viewed December 10, 2014 (Mary Ann Mobley, Miss America Turned Actress, Dies at 77; Mobley, who was married to the late actor and TV host Gary Collins, died Tuesday morning in her Beverly Hills home after a battle with breast cancer, execs with Warner Bros. Television said. One of her daughters, Clancy Collins White, is senior vp drama development at the company.) {;_ylt=A0LEV1.ijYhUtUMAVmRXNyoA}
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        • 1994-12-09: new
        • 2014-12-13: revised
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