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Helen Hayes

Actress Helen Hayes

Profession: Actress

United States of America

Biography: The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931), Airport (1970) and Herbie Rides Again (1974).

Born: October 10, 1900
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

Died: March 17, 1993 (aged 92)
Cause of Death: Congestive heart failure

Historical Events

  • 1911-10-20 Helen Hayes Theater (Folies Bergere) opens at 210W 46th St, NYC
  • 1912-03-12 Helen Hayes Theater (Little Theatre) opens at 240W 44th St, NYC
  • 1932-11-18 5th Academy Awards: Fredric March and Wallace Beery in 1st ever tie for Best Actor. "Grand Hotel" and Helen Hayes also win.
  • 1953-02-05 5th Emmy Awards: I Love Lucy, Thomas Mitchell and Helen Hayes win

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