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London, Nov mber 26: Veteran actress Dinah Sheridan, who appeared in classic British films including 'The Railway Children' and 'Genevieve', died peacefully at her home in Northwood, Middlesex, on Sunday. She was 92.

According to her agent the actress was surrounded by her family at the time she died.

Born Dinah Mec to a German mother and Russian father in 1920, she picked the name Sheridan out of the phone book.

Her birth name was pronounced "mess" and she did not want to give newspaper critics any ammunition, she said.

Sheridan landed her first film role at the age of 15 but put her acting career on hold. »


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