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Helen Gahagan (1900–1980)


This beautiful Broadway singer and actress appeared in only one film, portraying the forever-young ice goddess ("she who must be obeyed"), the title character in RKO's 1935 adaptation of H. Rider Haggard's tale, She (1935), opposite Randolph Scott. In the latter 1940s, having entered politics, she would serve two terms in the lower house of the ... See full bio »

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 1935 She
She
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 1940 Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (Documentary short)
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 1998 Sworn to Secrecy: Secrets of War (TV Series documentary)
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- Cold War: Nixon's Secrets ... Herself (uncredited)
 1998 Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream (TV Movie documentary)
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 1995 Nixon
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 1990 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
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- Nixon: Part I (1990) ... Herself (as Helen gahagan Douglas)

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Stage Play: The Sapphire Ring. Written by Laszlo Lakatos. Book adapted by Isabel Leighton. Directed by Lester Lonergan. Selwyn Theatre: 15 Apr 1925- Apr 1925 (closing date unknown/13 performances). Cast: Frank Conroy (as "Karoly"), Mildred Florence (as "Elsa"), Helen Gahagan (as "Krista"), Libby Holman [credited as Elizabeth Holman] (as "... See more »

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Helen gahagan Douglas
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Lost the Senate race to Richard Nixon in 1950 by 680,000 votes. See more »

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Sagittarius

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