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Birth Name: Loretta Young
Born: 01/06/1913
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 08/11/2000

By the mid-30s Young, having made a strategic switch to the Fox lot, had blossomed into one of Hollywood's more prominent leading ladies, capably adorning dozens of (mostly mediocre) productions. With her prominent cheekbones, limpid-pool eyes and Joan Crawford-style mouth, Young was often utilized for her stylish beauty and ladylike screen personality rather than the acting talent suggested by "Platinum Blonde" (1931), "Midnight Mary", "Man's Castle" and "Zoo in Budapest" (all 1933, and an excellent showcase triple bill for Young). Young, however, did enjoy the very occasional meaty, charming, or relatively offbeat role, as in "The Story of Alexander Graham Bell" (1939) and Orson Welles' "T... Continue Bio >>

Popular Television:
1994 Legends in Light
1989 Lady in a Corner
1986 Christmas Eve
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