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Jean Heather Poster

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Date of Birth 21 February 1921Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Date of Death 29 October 1995Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth NameJeanne Ellen Hetherington

Mini Bio (1)

Jean Heather was born on February 21, 1921 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA as Jeanne Ellen Hetherington. She was an actress, known for Double Indemnity (1944), Going My Way (1944) and Murder, He Says (1945). She was married to Arthur Ferdinand Meier (John Stockton). She died on October 29, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Spouse (1)

Arthur Ferdinand Meier (John Stockton) (5 July 1944 - 1 November 1985) (his death)

Trivia (3)

Heather attended Oregon State University, 1940-41. She transferred to the University of Washington in 1942 and early in the war was named "Canteen Dream Girl of the Northwest," by Marine, Navy, Army and Coast Guard camps in Washington state.
Was in a serious car accident in Coldwater Canyon on December 18, 1947. While driving around a sharp curve she lost control and was thrown from the car onto the highway as the car overturned. According to newspapers she was being treated at Monte Sano hospital for "serious head injuries that may halt her film career.".
Was in the football rally squad at Oregon State College. Since the 1942 Rose Bowl game was relocated from Pasadena, California to Duke University in North Carolina, the rally squad was not able to attend that game.

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