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Florence Desmond (1905–1993)

Florence Desmond was born on May 31, 1905 in London, England as Florence Dawson. She was an actress, known for Three Came Home (1950), No Limit (1935) and Keep Your Seats, Please! (1936). She was married to Charles Hughesdon and Tom Campbell Black. She died on January 16, 1993 in Guildford, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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 1969 Some Girls Do
Lady Manderley
 1956 Charley Moon
Mary Minton
 1950 Three Came Home
Betty Sommers
 1949 Cabaret Cruise (TV Series)
 1940 Hoots Mon
Jenny MacTavish
 1938 The Playboy
Flo Hadley
 1936 Accused
Yvette Delange
 1936 Keep Your Seats, Please!
 1935 No Limit
Florrie Dibney
 1934 Gay Love
Gloria Fellowes
 1933 I Am Suzanne! (voice, uncredited)
 1933 Mr. Skitch
 1933 My Lucky Star
Mlle. de Capo
 1933 Long Live the King (Short)
 1932 Nine Till Six
 1932 The Marriage Bond
 1932 High Society
 1931 Sally in Our Alley
Florrie Small
 1930 The Road to Fortune
Toots Willoughby
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She acted in Macrae and Sherwin's musical, "Under the Counter," at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Cyril Raymond and Thorley Walters in the cast. Ben Frankel was orchestrator. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 3½" (1.61 m)

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Sister of the comedy acrobat Fred Desmond from the "Desmond and Marks" double act See more »

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