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Kellermann, Annette, 1886-1975

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  • Fuller Name

    • Annette Marie Sarah
  • Variants

    • Kellerman, Annette, 1888-1975
  • Additional Information

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Darlinghurst (Sydney, N.S.W.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Southport (Qld.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Australia
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Kellerman, Annette, 1888-1975
  • Sources

    • found: Venus of the South Seas, c1997:credits (Annette Kellerman)
    • found: Biog. resource center, Feb. 24, 2003(Annette Kellerman; swimmer, actor; b. July 6, 1888 in Sydney, Australia ; d. Oct. 30, 1975 in Southport, Australia)
    • found: The original million dollar mermaid, 2005:t.p. (Annette Kellerman) p. of plates (Annette Kellermann)
    • found: Internet movie data base, July 19, 2006(Kellerman, Annette; sometimes credited as Annette Kellermann)
    • found: The original mermaid, c2003:container (Annette Kellerman (1887-1975); champion swimmer, star of vaudeville and silent sinema; became major Hollywood star; known internationally as "The Diving Venus"; her underwater ballet act inspired the sport of synchronized swimming; had a crucial role in the evolution of women's swimwear; wrote books on health, beauty and physical fitness; subject of 1952 Hollywood movie, Million Dollar Mermaid, in which she was played by Esther Williams) soundtrack (b. 1886 in Sydney; swam the Thames and the Seine in the early 1900s, attempted to swim the English Channel; d. in 1975, age 89)
    • found: Shaking things up, 2018:p. 37 (Annette Kellerman; champion of athetic activity for women's health, popularizer of the swimsuit. Sources disagee on birthdate. According to author Shana Corey, her birth certificate says July 6, 1886)
    • found: Yahoo lifestyle, Marie Claire website, Annette Kellerman--Australia's forgotten icon, Feb. 2, 2007, viewed Jan. 10, 2014(b. July 6, 1886 in Darlinghurst, Sydney; in the U.S. from 1907 until WWII and again afterward, in vaudeville and films; d. Nov. 6, 1975, age 89)
    • found: Australian dictionary of biography website, viewed Jan. 10, 2014(Annette Marie Sarah Kellermann; swimmer, aquatic performer and film actress; b. July 6, 1886 at Marrickville, Sydney; d. in hospital at Southport, Queensland, Nov. 6, 1975)
    • found: OCLC, Jan. 10, 2014(hdgs.: Kellermann, Annette; Kellermann, Annette, 1886-1975; Kellerman, Annette; Kellerman, Annette, 1888-1975; Kellerman, Annette, 1887-1975; usage: Annette Kellermann; a few instances, Annette Kellerman; bib # 223356137, Papers of Annette Kellermann [Libraries Australia], has hdg., Kellermann, Annette, 1886-1975)
  • Change Notes

    • 2003-02-24: new
    • 2019-04-10: revised
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