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Joan Davis

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Biography

Davis as she appeared in I Married Joan.

Source: Wikipedia

Joan Davis (June 29, 1907 – May 22, 1961) was an American comedic actress whose career spanned vaudeville, film, radio and television. Remembered best for the 1950s television comedy I Married Joan, Davis had a successful earlier career as a B-movie actress and a leading star of 1940s radio comedy.

Fact file

  • Born: Madonna Josephine Davis June 29, 1907 Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.
  • Died: May 22, 1961 (aged 53) Palm Springs, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Heart attack
  • Resting place: Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City
  • Nationality: American
  • Occupation: Actress, vaudevillian
  • Years active: 1935–1955
  • Spouse(s): Si Wills (m. 1931–48)
  • Children: Beverly Wills (1933–1963)

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