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Adele Astaire (1896–1981)

Adele Astaire was born on September 10, 1896 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA as Adele Marie Austerlitz. She was a writer, known for Round the Film Studios (1937), Great Performances (1971) and ABC Late Night (1973). She was married to Kingman Douglass and Charles Cavendish. She died on January 25, 1981 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Great Performances
ABC Late Night
ABC Late Night Herself


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 1937 Round the Film Studios (TV Series) (narrative script - 1 episode)
- No 1: Pinewood Part 6 (1937) ... (narrative script)
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 1991 Great Performances (TV Series)
- The Fred Astaire Songbook (1991) ... Herself (voice)
 1974 ABC Late Night (TV Series)
 1937 Round the Film Studios (TV Series)
Herself - Actress
- No 1: Pinewood Part 6 (1937) ... Herself - Actress
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 2007 Royal Wedding: June, Judy and Jane (Video documentary short)

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Other Works:

Stage Play: For Goodness Sake. Musical comedy. Material by Fred Jackson. Lyrics by Arthur Jackson. Music by William Daly and Paul Lannin. Musical Director: William Daly. Additional music by George Gershwin. Additional lyrics by Arthur Francis. Musical Staging by Allan K. Foster. Additional Staging by Julian Alfred. Directed by Priestly ... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

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She and brother Fred Astaire were inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame in 1971. See more »

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