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Irene Franklin (1876–1941)

Irene Franklin was born on June 13, 1876 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Those Were the Days (1929), Irene Franklin, the American Comedienne (1929) and Swingtime in the Movies (1938). She was married to Jerry Overton Jarnigan and Burton Green. She died on June 16, 1941 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Those Were the Days
Swingtime in the Movies
Swingtime in the Movies Kate, Head Waitress
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse Sadie Harris


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 1939 Fixer Dugan
 1938 Swingtime in the Movies (Short)
Kate, Head Waitress
 1938 Flirting with Fate
 1938 Rebellious Daughters
Ma Delacy
 1937 Saratoga
Passenger on Train (uncredited)
 1937 Midnight Madonna
Cafe Proprietor
 1937 Married Before Breakfast
Mrs. Baglipp
 1937 Land Beyond the Law
Cattle Kate Turner
 1936 Wanted! Jane Turner
Ruby Winston
 1936 Along Came Love
Mrs. Minnie 'Goldie' Grant
 1936 The Garden of Allah
American Tourist's Wife (uncredited)
 1936 Fatal Lady
Russian Countess (uncredited)
 1936 Song and Dance Man
Goldie McGuffy
 1936 Timothy's Quest
Flossie Cudd
 1935 Whipsaw
Mme. Marie
 1935 Ladies Love Danger
Actress (uncredited)
 1935 The Affair of Susan
Miss Perkins
 1935 Ladies Crave Excitement
Victoria (Vi)
 1935 Death Flies East
Mrs. Laura Madison
 1934 The President Vanishes
Mrs. Orcott
 1934 Down to Their Last Yacht
Mrs. Gilhooley
 1934 Strictly Dynamite
Mrs. Figg
 1934 Change of Heart
Greta Hailstrom (uncredited)
 1934 Finishing School
Aunt Jessica - Pretender
 1934 A Very Honorable Guy
 1934 Registered Nurse
Sadie Harris
 1934 Lazy River
 1934 The Cat and the Fiddle
Opera Singer Lotte Lengel (uncredited)
 1933 The Women in His Life
Mrs.Florence Steele / Madame Celeste
 1933 Fast Workers
Lily White (uncredited)
 1929 Those Were the Days (Short)
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Show Show Self (2 credits)

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American character comedienne, on stage from the age of six months, in vaudeville at five and on Broadway at six. Lost her fortune in the 1929 stock market crash and died penniless at an Actor's Fund Home in Englewood, New Jersey. See more »


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