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Evelyn Lear (1926–2012)


Evelyn Lear was born on January 8, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Evelyn Shulman. She was an actress, known for Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976), Susanna's Secret (1966) and Le nozze di Figaro (1963). She was married to Thomas Stewart and Walter Lear. She died on July 1, 2012 in Sandy Spring,... See full bio »

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Known For

Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
(1976)
Susanna's Secret
Susanna's Secret Countess Susanna
(1966)
Le nozze di Figaro
Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino
(1963)

Filmography

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 1980 The Metropolitan Opera Presents (TV Series)
Countess Gershwitz
- Lulu (1980) ... Countess Gershwitz
 1976 Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
The Lyric-Soprano (Nina Cavallini)
 1966 Susanna's Secret (TV Movie)
Countess Susanna
 1963 Le nozze di Figaro (TV Movie)
Cherubino
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 1975 Anneliese Rothenberger gibt sich die Ehre (TV Series)
Herself - Singer
- Tag und Nacht (1975) ... Herself - Singer
 1970 Die Drehscheibe (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 9 August 1970 (1970) ... Herself
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Lear is a renowned soprano, having had a 30-year performing and recording career. She sang in her farewell appearance at the NY Metropolitan Opera in 1987.

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Opera singer.

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Capricorn

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