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Mary Astor

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Birthday
3, 1906
Birthplace
Quincy, IL
Death Date
Sep 25, 1987 (81)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
3, 1906
Birthplace
Quincy, IL
Death Date
Sep 25, 1987 (81)

About

She became a prominent actress in the 1940's for role as Brigid O'Shaughnessy in the 1941 classic film The Maltese Falcon. Her fame greatly expanded after she won an Academy Award for her role as Sandra Kovak in The Great Lie.

Before Fame

She started her career as a teenager, performing in silent films.

Trivia

She debuted in the 1920 film The Scarecrow.

Family Life

She was married to film director Kenneth Hawks until his death.

Associated With

Some say that her best role was alongside Humphrey Bogart in The Maltese Falcon.

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