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Dorothy McGuire

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Biography

from the trailer for Gentleman's Agreement (1947)

Source: Wikipedia

Dorothy Hackett McGuire (June 14, 1918 – September 14, 2001) was an American actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for Gentleman's Agreement (1947).

Fact file

  • Born: Dorothy Hackett McGuire June 14, 1918 Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
  • Died: September 14, 2001 (aged 83) Santa Monica, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: cardiac arrest
  • Resting place: Cremated, Ashes scattered into the Pacific Ocean
  • Years active: 1943-1990
  • Spouse(s): John Swope (m.1943-1979; his death)
  • Children: Topo Swope Mark Swope

Read more about Dorothy McGuire at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Dorothy McGuire of McGuire Sisters Dies
Billboard, 2012-09-10 13:00:00

Singer Dorothy McGuire, who with her two sisters made dozens of hit records in the 1950s and 1960s, has died in Arizona, her son said on Sunday.
MSNBC Entertainment, 2012-09-10 11:15:23
Singer Dorothy McGuire, who with her two sisters made dozens of hit records in the 1950s and 1960s, has died in Arizona, her son said on Sunday.

Dorothy McGuire of the Singing Sister Act Dies at 84
NY Times Music, 2012-09-10 03:17:29
The McGuire Sisters’ hits, like “Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight” and “Sugartime” kept their sweet innocence in the face of rock ’n’ roll trends.

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