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Birth Name: Eileen Atkins
Born: 06/16/1934
Birth Place: London, England, GB

Born June 16, 1934 in a Salvation Army hospital in Clapton, London, England, Atkins was the youngest child of Arthur, a gas meter reader, and Annie, a seamstress. Raised in a working-class home, the youngster was forced to take dancing lessons at three, after a traveling fortune teller came to their door and told her mother that Atkins would become a world-famous dancer. When she was five years old, World War II broke out, forcing her mother to ship off her children - as most parents were wont to do during the war - to the countryside village of nearby Little Baddow, Essex. Despite being away from the routine bombing of London, the family did see its share of action; a nearby shelter they us... Continue Bio >>

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