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Date of Birth 19 May 1915Kensington, London, England, UK
Birth NameDorothy Renée Ascherson

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A beautiful and durable actress of screen, stage and television. She played the bride of Laurence Olivier's title character in Henry V (1944) (The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)). She later appeared in Maniacs on Wheels (1949), a speedway drama with Dirk Bogarde. A frequent co-star of the actor Robert Donat, whom she married in 1953. The couple separated in 1956, but were due to reconcile at the time of his untimely death in London on 9th June 1958, aged 53.

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Robert Donat (4 May 1953 - 9 June 1958) (his death)

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