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Ella Retford (1885–1962)

Ella Retford was born on July 2, 1885 in Sunderland, England as Elinor Maude Dawe. She was an actress, known for Paper Orchid (1949), Shadow of the Past (1950) and Darby and Joan (1937). She died on June 29, 1962 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 76) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Paper Orchid
Paper Orchid Lady Croup
(1949)
Shadow of the Past
Shadow of the Past Daily Help
(1950)
Darby and Joan
(1937)
I'll Be Your Sweetheart
(1945)

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 1950 Shadow of the Past
Daily Help
 1949 Paper Orchid
Lady Croup
 1948 The Silk Noose
Nelly
 1945 I'll Be Your Sweetheart
Dresser
 1939 Poison Pen
Mrs. Suggs
 1937 Darby and Joan
Nurse
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 1943 Variety Jubilee
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English music hall singer, dancer and actress. Noted for performing as 'principal boy' in pantomime during the 1910's.

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Cancer

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