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Leachman in July 1970

Source: Wikipedia

Cloris Leachman (born April 30, 1926) is an American actress of stage, film, and television. She has won eight Primetime Emmy Awards (more than any other performer) and one Daytime Emmy Award. She co-starred in the 1971 film The Last Picture Show for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Fact file

  • Born: April 30, 1926 (age 89) Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
  • Alma mater: Illinois State University Northwestern University
  • Occupation: Actress, comedian
  • Years active: 1942–present
  • Spouse(s): George Englund (m. 1953-1979, divorced, 5 children)
  • Children: 5 (4 living and 1 deceased.)
  • Relatives: Claiborne Cary (1932–2010) youngest sister.

Read more about Cloris Leachman at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2020-03-10 16:09:58
A comprehensively updated and tastefully appointed, cabin-inspired residence owned by nonagenarian Hollywood icon Cloris Leachman, and tucked into the secluded mountain community of Topanga, Calif., has come to market at $3.4 million. Leachman, who earned an Oscar for her role in “The Last Picture Show” (1971), and whose turn as ...

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