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Vera Vague

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Previous star: Harold Peary

Biography

Source: Wikipedia

Barbara Jo Allen (September 2, 1906 – September 14, 1974) was an actress also known as Vera Vague, the spinster character she created and portrayed on radio and in films during the 1940s and 1950s. She based the character on a woman she had seen delivering a PTA literature lecture in a confused manner. As Vague, she popularized the catch phrase "You dear boy!"

Fact file

  • Born: September 2, 1906 New York City, New York, USA
  • Died: September 14, 1974 (aged 68) Santa Barbara, California, USA
  • Resting place: Cremation
  • Other names: Vera Vague
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Years active: 1937–1963
  • Spouse(s): Barton Yarborough (?-1931) Charles H. Crosby (1931-1932) Norman Morrell (1943-1974)

Read more about Vera Vague at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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