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Janet Peterson (1919–2011)

Janet Peterson was born on October 7, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for The Gift of Love: A Christmas Story (1983), The Essence of Irwin (2005) and Walking Across Egypt (1999). She died on March 24, 2011 in Newburyport, Kent's Island, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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The Essence of Irwin
Walking Across Egypt
Walking Across Egypt Church Lady
From the Earth to the Moon


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 2005 The Essence of Irwin
Judy Hoyle
 1999 Walking Across Egypt
Church Lady (uncredited)
 1983 The Gift of Love: A Christmas Story (TV Movie)
Abigail Prince

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Jan Peterson | Janet Richards

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