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Kathleen Burke (I) (1913–1980)

Kathleen Burke was born on September 5, 1913 in Hammond, Indiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Island of Lost Souls (1932), The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935) and Rocky Mountain Mystery (1935). She was married to Jos Fernandez, Glen A. Rardin and Forrest Smith. She died on April 9, 1980 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »


(age 66) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Island of Lost Souls
Island of Lost Souls The Panther Woman
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer Tania Volkanskaya
Rocky Mountain Mystery
Rocky Mountain Mystery Flora Ballard
The Lion Man
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 1938 Rascals
Dr. Carter's Nurse
 1937 Boy of the Streets
Julie Stone
 1937 The Sheik Steps Out
Gloria Parker
 1936 Craig's Wife
Adelaide Passmore
 1935 Nevada
Hettie Ide
 1935 Navy Wife
Serena Morrison
 1935 Mutiny Ahead
Carol Bixby
 1935 Rocky Mountain Mystery
Flora Ballard
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
Tania Volkanskaya
 1934 The Merry Widow
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1934 Bulldog Drummond Strikes Back
Jane Sothern (uncredited)
 1934 School for Girls
Gladys Deacon
 1934 Good Dame
 1934 Six of a Kind
Woman (uncredited)
 1933 The Mad Game
Marilyn Kirk
 1933 Torch Singer
Sobbing Girl (uncredited)
 1933 Murders in the Zoo
Evelyn Gorman
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Burke was working as a dental assistant in Chicago when she submitted her photograph for a contest Paramount Pictures held for a role in Island of Lost Souls (1932). She beat out thousands of other contestants (including Gail Patrick), and launched her brief film career. See more »

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