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Marie Tempest (1862–1942)

Marie Tempest was born on July 15, 1862 in London, England as Marie Susan Etherington. She was an actress, known for Mrs. Plum's Pudding (1915), Yellow Sands (1938) and English Nell (1900). She was married to W. Graham Brown, Cosmo Gordon-Lennox and Alfred E. Izard. She died on October 15, 1942 in London. See full bio »


(age 80) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Mrs. Plum's Pudding
Yellow Sands
Yellow Sands Jennifer Varwell
English Nell
English Nell Nell Gwynne
Moonlight Sonata
Moonlight Sonata Baroness Lindenborg


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 1938 Yellow Sands
Jennifer Varwell
 1937 Moonlight Sonata
Baroness Lindenborg
 1915 Mrs. Plum's Pudding
Mrs. Plum
 1900 English Nell (Short)
Nell Gwynne
 1900 Umbrella Dance, San Toy (Short)
San Toy

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Dodie Smith's play, "Dear Octopus," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Leon Quartermaine, and Angela Baddeley in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dame Marie Tempest

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She was awarded the DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the Coronation Honours List of 1937 for her services to drama. See more »

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