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Gracie, a Dance Hostess (as Allen)
Gracie the Girlfriend (as Allen)
(1950s) TV commercial: Carnation evaporated milk.
3 Print Biographies |
6 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Burns and Allen | Grace Allen | Allen
5' (1.52 m)
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[explaining her "Gracie Allen" character] Gracie isn't really crazy. She makes sense in an illogical sort of way. She's off-center. Not quite right really, but nearly right.
In the early 1940s, during the height of their popularity, George Burns
had a brief extramarital affair. He felt so guilty, he bought her an extravagant silver centerpiece for the dining room table, but since neither brought up the affair even once, he assumed she knew nothing about it. Years later, when Gracie had a friend over for coffee, George overheard her say, "You know, I wish George would...
Her scatterbrained antics to George Burns' straight man