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Norma Shearer

Actress Norma Shearer

Profession: Actress

Nationality:
United States of America
American
Canada
Canadian

Why Famous: The Divorcee (1930), Romeo and Juliet (1936) and Marie Antoinette (1938).

Born: August 10, 1902
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo

Died: June 12, 1983 (aged 80)
Cause of Death: Bronchial pneumonia

Married Life

  • 1926-09-29 Canadian-American actress Norma Shearer weds film producer Irving Thalberg

Historical Events

  • 1930-11-05 3rd Academy Awards: "All Quiet on the Western Front", George Arliss (Disraeli) and Norma Shearer (The Divorcee) win

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