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Ina Claire (I) (1893–1985)


Effervescent, blond star of sophisticated Broadway comedy in the 1920s. Born Ina Fagan, of Irish descent, she lost her father in a car accident four months before she was born. Without a breadwinner in the family, she was forced to live in a boarding house with her mother. From earliest childhood, she displayed a precocious talent for ... See full bio »

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 1930 Screen Snapshots Series 9, No. 23 (Short)
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 1939 From the Ends of the Earth (Documentary short)
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Stage Play: Grounds for Divorce. Written by Guy Bolton. From the Hungarian of Ernest Vajda. Empire Theatre: 23 Sep 1924- Jan 1925 (closing date unknown/127 performances). Cast: Bertha Belmore (as "Henriette Deschamps"), Gladys Burgess (as "Denise Sorbier"), Philip Merivale (as "Maurice Sorbier"), Edward Reese, H. Reeves-Smith (as "Felix ... See more »

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Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Following her death, she was interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Salt Lake City, Utah. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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