Claire Trevor

Actress Claire Trevor

Profession: Actress

United States of America

Biography: Claire Trevor made her name in films initially as gun-moll type characters and appearing in such westerns as "Stagecoach" (1939) with John Wayne.

Later she became more famous for her film noir performances in such productions as "Key largo" (1948) for which she won an Academy Award.

Trevor also won an Emmy for her role in Dodsworth (1956).

Born: March 8, 1910
Birthplace: NYC, New York, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: April 8, 2000 (aged 90)
Cause of Death: Respiratory failure

Married Life

  • 1943-04-17 Actress Claire Trevor (34) weds Navy lieutenant Cyclos William Dunsmoore in Tijuana, Mexico

Historical Events

  • 1939-02-10 "Stagecoach" western film directed by John Ford, starring Claire Trevor and John Wayne, premieres in Miami
  • 2016-03-08 Turner Classic Movies show several of Claire Trevor’s films to honor the 106th anniversary of her birth

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