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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 4 April 1924Wenatchee, Washington, USA
Birth NameNorabelle Jean Roth

Mini Bio (1)

Noreen Nash was born on April 4, 1924 in Wenatchee, Washington, USA as Norabelle Jean Roth. She is an actress and writer, known for Giant (1956), The Southerner (1945) and The Devil on Wheels (1947). She was previously married to James Whitmore and Dr. Lee Edward Siegel.

Spouse (2)

James Whitmore (7 August 2001 - 5 February 2009) (his death)
Dr. Lee Edward Siegel (12 December 1942 - 7 May 1990) (his death) (2 children)

Trivia (8)

After winning a beauty contest in her home state of Washington, she was invited to take a screen test in Hollywood, playing a number of decorative roles in late 1940s and 1950s films.
Has two sons, Lee Jr. and Robert, from her marriage to Dr. Lee Siegel, 20th Century-Fox's staff physician known as the "doctor to the stars." She has four grandchildren.
Began her career as a showgirl.
Her son, Lee Siegel, is a professor at the University of Hawaii.
Grandmother of film actor Sebastian Siegel.
Stepgrandmother of James Whitmore III.
Born Noreen Roth, she changed her last name to Nash at her agent's suggestion after appearing as J. Carrol Naish's daughter in The Southerner (1945).

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