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Gertrude Niesen (1911–1975)

Gertrude Niesen was born on July 8, 1911 in New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Start Cheering (1938), This Is the Army (1943) and Rookies on Parade (1941). She was married to Albert Greenfield. She died on March 27, 1975 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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This Is the Army World War One Vocalist
Rookies on Parade Marilyn Fenton
Thumbs Up Gertrude Niesen


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 1948 The Babe Ruth Story
Nightclub Singer
 1943 This Is the Army
World War One Vocalist
 1943 Thumbs Up
Gertrude Niesen
 1943 He's My Guy
 1941 Rookies on Parade
Marilyn Fenton
 1941 Bagdad Daddy (Short)
 1938 Start Cheering
 1937 Top of the Town
Gilda Norman
 1934 Darling Enemy (Short)
 1932 The Yacht Party (Short)
Gertrude Nissen (as Gertrude Nissen)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (7 credits)
Show Show Self (13 credits)

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Other Works:

Stage Musical: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes - starring as Lorelei Lee, at the Greek Theatre in Griffith Park, Los Angeles See more »

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2 Pictorials | See more »

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Gertrude Nissen


Albert Greenfield  (her death)

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Big band singer. See more »

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