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Jean Ackerman (1903–1960)

Jean Ackerman was born on December 11, 1903 in New York City, New York, USA as Jeannette McCraw. She was an actress, known for The Girl Habit (1931) and Harry Rosenthal and His Bath and Tennis Club Orchestra (1929). She was married to Walter Hirshon and Richard "Dick" Ackerman. She died on November 26, 1960 in Miami Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Stage musical - Ziegfeld Follies of 1927 at the New Amsterdam Theatre, New York

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Jean Ackerman, a featured member of the Ziegfeld Follies from 1927 to 1930, was once called the "World's Most Beautiful Brunette." A talented dancer and actress, Ackerman was a darling of the tabloids, attending fashionable parties and other events and being romantically linked with a number of men until she married a wealthy stockbroker and retired from public life.

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