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Peggy Shannon (I) (1907–1941)

Peggy Shannon was born Winona Sammon on January 10, 1907, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. She attended Catholic school where she became friends with child actress Madge Evans. While visiting her aunt in New York sixteen year old Peggy was discovered by producer Florenz Ziegfeld. He hired her as a chorus girl in The Ziegfeld Follies. Peggy married actor ... See full bio »

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 1940 Triple Justice
Susan
 1940 All About Hash (Short)
Edith Henry, Mickey's mother
 1940 Cafe Hostess
Nellie
 1939 The Amazing Mr. Williams
Kitty (uncredited)
 1939 Dad for a Day (Short)
Mary Baker (uncredited)
 1939 The Women
Mrs. Jones (uncredited)
 1939 Fixer Dugan
Aggie Moreno
 1939 The Adventures of Jane Arden
Lola Martin
 1939 Blackwell's Island
Pearl Murray
 1938 Girls on Probation
Inmate Ruth (uncredited)
 1937 Youth on Parole
Peggy
 1937 Romancing Along (Short)
 1936 Ellis Island
Betty Parker
 1936 The Man I Marry
Margot Potts
 1935 The Case of the Lucky Legs
Thelma Bell
 1935 Fighting Lady
Dora Hart
 1935 Night Life of the Gods
Daphne Lambert
 1934 The Back Page
Jerry Hampton
 1933 Fury of the Jungle
Joan Leesom
 1933 Turn Back the Clock
Elvina Wright / Elvina Gimlet
 1933 The Devil's Mate
Nancy Weaver
 1933 Girl Missing
Daisy
 1932 False Faces
Elsie Fryer
 1932 The Painted Woman
Kiddo
 1932 Society Girl
Judy Gelett
 1932 Hotel Continental
Ruth Carleton
 1932 This Reckless Age
Mary Burke
 1931 Touchdown
Mary Gehring
 1931 The Road to Reno
Lee Millet
 1931 Silence
Norma Davis / Norma Powers
 1931 The Secret Call
Wanda Kelly
 1931 The Meal Ticket (Short)
Friend
 1931 Opening Night (Short)
 1930 The Gob (Short)

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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Trivia:

Appeared in a Broadway play "Page Miss Glory" which opened November 27th, 1934 as the girlfriend of a then-unknown Jimmy Stewart. See more »

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