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Anne Baxter

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Biography

Publicity photo, 1961

Source: allstarpics.net

Anne Baxter (May 7, 1923 – December 12, 1985) was an American actress of stage and screen. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Sophie in the 1946 film The Razor's Edge, and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the title role in the 1950 film All About Eve. Her other films included The Magnificent Ambersons (1942), I Confess (1953) and The Ten Commandments (1956).

Fact file

  • Born: May 7, 1923 Michigan City, Indiana, U.S.
  • Died: December 12, 1985 (aged 62) New York, New York, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Brain aneurysm
  • Occupation: Actress, Singer
  • Years active: 1940–85
  • Spouse(s): John Hodiak (married 1946–1953) (divorced) Randolph Galt (married 1960–1969) (divorced) David Klee (married 1977–1977) (his death)
  • Children: Katrina Hodiak (b. 1951) Melissa Galt (b. 1962) Maginel Galt (b. 1963)
  • Parent(s): Kenneth Stuart Baxter Catherine Dorothy Wright
  • Relatives: Frank Lloyd Wright (maternal grandfather)

Read more about Anne Baxter at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2013-04-23 18:53:41
There’s a thrilling cat fight in Beau Willimon’s "The Parisian Woman," being given its world premiere at South Coast Rep. It's so good that it draws as much blood and potentially wounds as many reputations as Anne Baxter and Celeste Holm’s big powder-room confrontation in Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s "All About ...

Television Review | 'The Gigantic World of Epics': Like Epic Movies? Short on Time? Here’s the Ticket
NY Times TV, 2009-12-19 06:57:40
Anne Baxter and Charlton Heston in “The Ten Commandments,” one of the films discussed in “The Gigantic World of Epics.”

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