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Shirley Booth (I) (1898–1992)


Character actress Shirley Booth could play everything in all facets of show business, whether it was a smart-mouthed cashier on radio's "Duffy's Tavern", the sassy maid on TV's Hazel (1961) or the pathetic woman in Come Back, Little Sheba (1952). For those who only know her through her sitcom, it might be hard to believe she was a seasoned ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 1974 The Year Without a Santa Claus (TV Movie)
Mrs. Santa (voice)
 1973 A Touch of Grace (TV Series)
Grace Simpson
- The Engagement (1973) ... Grace Simpson
- Pregnant Conversation (1973) ... Grace Simpson
- Lover's Quarrel (1973) ... Grace Simpson
- The Working Girl (1973) ... Grace Simpson
- The Weekend (1973) ... Grace Simpson
 1969 The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series)
Madame Tibaldi
- Medium Well Done (1969) ... Madame Tibaldi
 1968 The Smugglers (TV Movie)
Mrs. Hudson
 1967 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
Heloise Michaud
- Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night (1967) ... Heloise Michaud
 1954-1961 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Jenny Libbert
- The Haven (1961)
- Welcome Home (1954) ... Jenny Libbert
 1958 Hot Spell
Alma Duval
 1954 About Mrs. Leslie
Mrs. Vivien Leslie
 1949 Straw Hat Cinderella (Short)
Shirley Booth
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: The Men We Marry. Written by Elisabeth Cobb and Hershel Williams. Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager. Costume Design by Helene Pons. Directed by Martin Manulis. Mansfield Theatre: 16 Jan 1948- 17 Jan 1948 (3 performances). Cast: Joseph Allen (as "Ned Snyder"), David Anderson (as "Phillip"), Shirley Booth, Doris Dalton (as "Leda ... See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 2½" (1.59 m)
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Acting is a way to overcome your own inhibitions and shyness. The writer creates a strong, confident personality, and that's what you become - unfortunately, only for the moment. See more »

Trivia:

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume 3, 1991-1993, pages 67-70. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2001. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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