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Vera-Ellen

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Biography

Vera-Ellen in Happy Go Lovely (1951)

Source: Wikipedia

Vera-Ellen (February 16, 1921 – August 30, 1981) was an American actress and dancer, principally celebrated for her lithe figure and animated performances with partners Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Danny Kaye, and Donald O'Connor. She is best known for her starring roles in On the Town with Kelly and the 1954 blockbuster White Christmas with Kaye.

Fact file

  • Born: Vera Ellen Westmeier Rohe February 16, 1921 Norwood, Ohio, U.S.
  • Died: August 30, 1981 (aged 60) Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Cancer
  • Occupation: Actress, Dancer
  • Years active: 1937–59
  • Spouse(s): Robert Hightower (1941–46) Victor Rothschild (1954–66)

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