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Marilyn Burns (I) (1949–2014)


Marilyn Burns was born on May 7, 1949 in Erie, Pennsylvania, and raised in Houston, Texas. She was one of the original scream queens, remembered primarily for her role in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974). Her follow-up appearance was in Hooper's Eaten Alive (1977), where she played a vacationer who unwittingly stumbles upon a hotel run by a ... See full bio »

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(age 65) in Houston, Texas, USA

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5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Directed and worked on theatre plays in Houston, Texas until her death. See more »

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