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Linda Darnell (1923–1965)


Linda Darnell, one of five children of a postal clerk, grew up fast. At 11, she was modeling clothes, giving her age as 16. At 13, she was appearing on the stage with little theater groups. Her mother encouraged her to audition when Hollywood talent scouts came to Dallas. She went to California and when the studio found out how young she really ... See full bio »

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Known For

My Darling Clementine
(1946)
The Mark of Zorro
The Mark of Zorro Lolita Quintero
(1940)
A Letter to Three Wives
A Letter to Three Wives Lora Mae Hollingsway
(1949)
No Way Out
No Way Out Edie Johnson
(1950)

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 1965 Black Spurs
Sadie
 1957 Zero Hour!
Ellen Stryker
 1956 Dakota Incident
Amy Clarke
 1955 It Happens in Roma
Renata Adorni
 1954 This Is My Love
Vida Dove
 1954 Angels of Darkness
Lola Baldi
 1953 Second Chance
Clare Shepperd, alias Clare Sinclair
 1952 Blackbeard, the Pirate
Edwina Mansfield
 1952 Night Without Sleep
Julie Bannon
 1952 Island of Desire
Lt. Elizabeth Smythe
 1951 The Lady Pays Off
Evelyn Walsh Warren
 1951 The Guy Who Came Back
Dee Shane
 1951 The 13th Letter
Denise Turner
 1950 Two Flags West
Elena Kenniston
 1948 The Walls of Jericho
Algeria Wedge
 1946 Centennial Summer
Edith Rogers
 1945 The Great John L.
Anne Livingstone
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Sylvia Smith / Sylvia Stevens
 1944 Buffalo Bill
Dawn Starlight
 1943 City Without Men
Nancy Johnson
 1941 Rise and Shine
Louise Murray
 1940 Chad Hanna
Caroline
 1939 Hotel for Women
Marcia Bromley
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Other Works:

(2/62) Stage: Appears in "The Giocondo Smile", Drury Lane Theatre, Chicago, IL. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Article | 3 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

[about her time at Twentieth Century-Fox] Leaving Fox was like leaving home at 28; I'd been there since I was 16.

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Stage and television actress. See more »

Nickname:

Tweedles

Star Sign:

Libra

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