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Virginia North (1946–2004)

The daughter of an American Army Officer and a British mother, Virginia Anne Northrop spent her childhood travelling and growing up in whatever country her father happened to be posted. By the age of twenty, she settled in London and became a fashion model with Europe's leading agency, Models 1. Despite having little or no acting experience, her ... See full bio »


(age 58) in West Sussex, England, UK

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 1971 The Abominable Dr. Phibes
 1969 Department S (TV Series)
Francois Simone
- The Mysterious Man in the Flying Machine (1969) ... Francois Simone
 1969 Some Girls Do
Robot No. 9
 1967 The Long Duel
 1967 Deadlier Than the Male
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 1972 The Golden Shot (TV Series)
- Episode #4.1 (1972) ... Self
 1965 Gypsy (TV Series)
- Episode #1.29 (1965) ... Self
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 2014 Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks (TV Series documentary)
- The Abominable Dr. Phibes (2014) ... Vulnavia
 2009 Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series documentary)
- The Abominable Dr. Phibes (2009) ... Vulnavia

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Gordon White  (divorced)  (1 child)

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[on playing Vulnavia in The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)] I don't know why they don't let me speak. Not speaking is more sinister I suppose. But, then, I do get to scream. See more »


Her husband was awarded a KBE in 1979 for services to British industry. This made him Sir Gordon White, Virginia White then became Virginia, Lady White.

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