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Loretta Young

Actress Loretta Young

Profession: Actress

United States of America

Why Famous: The Farmer's Daughter (1947), Come to the Stable (1949) and Christmas Eve (1986).

Born: January 6, 1913
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: August 12, 2000 (aged 87)
Cause of Death: Ovarian cancer

Married Life

  • 1940-07-31 Actress Loretta Young (27) weds advertising executive Tom Lewis at the chapel of St. Paul's Church in Westwood
  • 1993-09-10 Actress Loretta Young (80) weds costume designer Jean Louis (85)

Events in the Life of Loretta Young

  • 1948-03-20 20th Academy Awards: "Gentleman's Agreement", Loretta Young, Ronald Colman win
  • 1955-03-07 7th Emmy Awards: Make Room for Daddy, Danny Thomas & Loretta Young win
  • 1957-03-16 9th Emmy Awards: Phil Silvers Show, Robert Young & Loretta Young win

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