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Maria Alba (1910–1996)

Maria Alba was born on March 19, 1910 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Maria Casajuana. She was an actress, known for The Return of Chandu (1934), Mr. Robinson Crusoe (1932) and Kiss of Araby (1933). She was married to Richard Jamar Burk. She died on October 26, 1996 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Return of Chandu
The Return of Chandu Nadji - Princess of Egypt
Mr. Robinson Crusoe
Kiss of Araby
Kiss of Araby Dolores Mendez
La fuerza del querer


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 1935 Great God Gold
Elena Nitto
 1934 West of the Pecos
 1934 Flirting with Danger
 1934/I The Return of Chandu
Nadji - Princess of Egypt
 1932 Hypnotized
Princess Mitzi
 1932 Almost Married
Mariette (uncredited)
 1931 La ley del harem
 1931 Goldie
 1931 Just a Gigolo
A French Wife
 1931 Su última noche
Elena Desano
 1931 Camino del infierno
 1930 Los que danzan
Norma Brady
 1930 Olimpia
Princess Olimpia
 1930 La fuerza del querer
 1930 El cuerpo del delito
Señorita Delroy
 1930 Charros, gauchos y manolas
Spanish artist
 1929 Hell's Heroes
 1929 Joy Street
 1928 Blindfold
 1928 Road House
Spanish Marla
 1928 A Girl in Every Port
Chiquita (as Maria Casajuana)
 1927 Her Blue, Black Eyes (Short) (as Maria Casajuana)
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Other Works:

She performed in "Special Concert Week," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Buffy Sainte-Marie, Carlos Montoya and The Serendipity Singers in the cast.

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Alternate Names:

Maria Casajuana

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Spanish-born actress and dancer who appeared in American films between 1927 and 1935.

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