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Overview (3)

Born in Manhattan, New York, USA
Died in Santa Monica, California, USA
Nickname Marwee

Mini Bio (1)

Marjorie Durant was born on April 20, 1928 in Manhattan, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Friendly Persuasion (1956), J W Coop (1971) and The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972). She was married to Peter Dye. She died on April 14, 2015 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

Spouse (1)

Peter Dye (? - ?)

Trivia (4)

She is the daughter of Thomas "Tim" Welles Durant and Adelaide Close. Adelaide Close is the daughter of Marjorie Merriweather Post and Edward Close.
Her grandmother, Marjorie Merriweather Post, married E. F. Hutton. They had one child, actress Dina Merrill, who married Cliff Robertson. Merrill is her aunt.
Her grandfather married a second time and one of his children by this marriage is the father of actress Glenn Close.
Her father, Thomas "Tim" Durant, was a writer and personal assistant to Charlie Chaplin.

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