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Shirl Conway (1916–2007)

Shirl Conway was born on June 13, 1916 in Franklinville, New York, USA as Shirley Elizabeth Crosman. She was an actress, known for The Doctors and the Nurses (1962), The Strangers Came (1949) and Helter Skelter (1949). She was married to Larson, Gordon, Bernie Wayne and Bill Johnson. She died on May 7, 2007 in Shelton, Washington, USA. See full bio »


(age 90) in Shelton, Washington, USA

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 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
Emma Pressfield
- The Sweetly Smiling Face of Truth (1962) ... Emma Pressfield
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series)
Agnes B
- Gideon's Follies (1961) ... Agnes B
 1961 Route 66 (TV Series)
Caroline Coyne
- Some of the People, Some of the Time (1961) ... Caroline Coyne
 1956-1957 Caesar's Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #3.30 (1957) ... Singer
 1956 Joe & Mabel (TV Series)
Dolly Armstrong
 1949 The Strangers Came
Jane McDonald
 1949 Helter Skelter
Cabaret Star
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 1965 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.53 (1965) ... Herself
- Episode #3.9 (1965) ... Herself
- Episode #2.57 (1965) ... Herself
- Episode #2.42 (1965) ... Herself
 1965 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Guest star
- Episode dated 8 February 1965 (1965) ... Guest star
 1964 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 7 October 1964 (1964) ... Herself
 1964 The Match Game (TV Series)
Team Captain
- Episode #2.93 (1964) ... Team Captain
- Episode #2.92 (1964) ... Team Captain
- Episode #2.91 (1964) ... Team Captain
- Episode #2.90 (1964) ... Team Captain
- Shirl Conway & Abe Burrows (1964) ... Team Captain
 1955 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #8.25 (1955) ... Herself

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Albert Hague's musical, "Plain and Fancy", at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Richard Derr and Malcolm Keen in the cast.

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Won a Theatre World Award for her work in the 1955 Broadway musical "Plain and Fancy". She and one-time husband appeared together in the Broadway show "Banjo Eyes" which starred Eddie Cantor. See more »

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