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Helen Burgess (I) (1916–1937)

Young and full of promise, Paramount contract player Helen Burgess possessed a lovely, sweet-faced quality, but made only four films during her lifetime. Born April 26, 1916, the rather demure Portland, Oregon beauty was given an auspicious debut in Cecil B. DeMille's epic bio-western The Plainsman (1936). Discovered by DeMille himself with only ... See full bio »

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 1937 Night of Mystery
Ada Greene
 1937 King of Gamblers
Jackie Nolan
 1937 A Doctor's Diary
Ruth Hanlon
 1936 The Plainsman
Louisa Cody
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Her sister Stella Mary Burgess had a small role in Reap the Wild Wind (1942). See more »

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