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Lizalotta Valesca (1902–1994)

Lizalotta Valesca was born as Ragnhild Nyholm on October 2, 1902 in Finland, and is best known in her country of birth for being crowned the first ever Miss Finland, either in 1930 or 1931, the date varies depending on the source. With the onset of WWII she relocated to California, where she worked as a model and uncredited TV and film extra, some... See full bio »


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(age 92) in New York, USA

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This Island Earth
This Island Earth Dr. Marie Pitchner
The Alan Burke Show
The Dick Cavett Show


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 1970 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.10 (1970) ... Herself
 1967 The Alan Burke Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 9 September 1967 (1967) ... Herself
 1964 The Steve Allen Playhouse (TV Series)
- Episode #2.126 (1964) ... Herself

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You're body is the only possession that no-one can take from you. See more »


According to the published letters of globetrotter and diplomat Virginia Hamill Biddle, whom Valesca befriended on a sea voyage from New York to Spain in 1956, Valesca claimed that she was once proposed to by the Maharajah of Jodhpur. See more »

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