Famous movie actresses died in the year 1978

Here are 50 famous actresses from the world died in 1978:

Susan Shaw

Susan Shaw (August 29, 1929 West Norwood-November 27, 1978 Middlesex) also known as Patsy Sloots was a British actor. She had one child, Mark Colleano.

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Lynne Roberts

Lynne Roberts (November 22, 1922 El Paso-April 1, 1978 Sherman Oaks) also known as Mary Hart, Theda Mae Roberts, Lynn Roberts or Theda May Roberts was an American actor. She had two children, Bill Englebert and Peri Margaret.

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Salka Viertel

Salka Viertel (June 15, 1889 Sambir-October 20, 1978 Klosters) a.k.a. Salomea Steuermann, Salka Stenermann or Salka Steuermann was an Austrian screenwriter and actor. Her children are called Thomas Viertel, Hans Viertel and Peter Viertel.

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Blossom Rock

Blossom Rock (August 21, 1895 Philadelphia-January 14, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Edith Marie Blossom MacDonald, Marie Blake or Blossom MacDonald was an American actor.

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Kate Harrington

Kate Harrington (December 8, 1902 Boise-November 23, 1978 New York City) was an American actor.

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Gloria Castillo

Gloria Castillo (March 3, 1933 Belen-October 24, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Gloria Castilo was an American actor. She had two children, Joshua Kadison and David Ricardo Kadison.

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May Warden

May Warden (May 9, 1891 Leeds-October 5, 1978 London) was an English actor.

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Astrid Allwyn

Astrid Allwyn (November 27, 1905 Manchester-March 31, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Astrid Allyn or Astrid Allwyn Christofferson was an American actor. Her children are called Vicki Fee and Melinda O. Fee.

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Florence Marly

Florence Marly (June 2, 1919 Obrnice-November 9, 1978 Glendale) also known as Florence Marly von Wurmbrand, Hana Smekalova, Hanna Smekalova, florence_marly or Florence Marley was a Czechoslovakian actor.

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Josette Day

Josette Day (July 31, 1914 Paris-June 27, 1978 Paris) a.k.a. Micheline Weill Josette Day or Josette Noëlle Andrée Claire Dagory was a French actor.

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Jone Morino

Jone Morino (May 28, 1896 Rome-September 14, 1978 Rome) also known as Ione Morino, Norma Marino or Nora Marino was an Italian actor.

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Tecla Scarano

Tecla Scarano (August 20, 1894 Naples-December 22, 1978 Naples) also known as Tecla Moretti was an Italian actor.

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Zara Cully

Zara Cully (January 26, 1892 Worcester-February 28, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Zara Frances Cully, Zara Cully Brown or Zara Frances Cully Brown was an American actor, character actor and teacher. She had three children, Polly Buggs, Emerson Brown and James M. Brown, Jr..

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Jean Acker

Jean Acker (October 23, 1893 Trenton-August 16, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Harriet Acker, Jean Mendoza or Mrs. Rudolph Valentino was an American actor.

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Maggie McNamara

Maggie McNamara (June 18, 1929 New York City-February 18, 1978 New York City) also known as Marguerite McNamara or Marguerite "Maggie" McNamara was an American model, actor and scribe.

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Peggy Wood

Peggy Wood (February 9, 1892 Brooklyn-March 18, 1978 Stamford) also known as Margaret Wood, Mary Margaret Wood or Wood, Peggy was an American actor and singer. She had one child, David Weaver.

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Kathleen Lockhart

Kathleen Lockhart (August 9, 1894 Southsea-February 18, 1978 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Katherine Lockhart or Kathleen Arthur was a British actor and musician. She had one child, June Lockhart.

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Ann Shoemaker

Ann Shoemaker (January 10, 1891 Brooklyn-September 18, 1978 Los Angeles) was an American actor. Her child is called Anne Hall.

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Claire Adams

Claire Adams (September 24, 1898 Winnipeg-September 25, 1978 Melbourne) a.k.a. Clare Adams, Peggy Adams or Clara Adams was a Canadian actor.

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Valeska Gert

Valeska Gert (January 11, 1892 Berlin-March 16, 1978 Kampen) a.k.a. Gertrud Valesca Samosch or Gertrude Samosch was a German actor, dancer and cabaret artist.

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Dorothy Shay

Dorothy Shay (April 21, 1921 Jacksonville-October 22, 1978 Santa Monica) also known as Shay, Dorothy or Dorothy Sims was an American singer and actor.

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Dennie Moore

Dennie Moore (December 31, 1902 New York City-February 22, 1978 New York City) also known as Deena Rivka Moore was an American actor.

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Hanna Ralph

Hanna Ralph (September 25, 1888 Bad Kissingen-March 25, 1978 Berlin) also known as Johanna Antonia Adelheid Günther was a German actor.

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Paula Denk

Paula Denk (January 18, 1908 Namibia-January 9, 1978 Munich) was a German actor.

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Lina Carstens

Lina Carstens (December 6, 1892 Wiesbaden-September 22, 1978 Munich) was a German actor.

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Pat Paterson

Pat Paterson (April 7, 1910 Bradford-August 24, 1978 Phoenix) a.k.a. Mrs. Charles Boyer, Eliza Paterson, Cis, Cissie, Patricia Paterson or Eliza 'Pat' Paterson was a British actor. She had one child, Michael Charles Boyer.

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Sally Eilers

Sally Eilers (December 11, 1908 New York City-January 5, 1978 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. Dorothea Sally Eilers was an American actor. Her child is called Harry Joe Brown Jr..

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Daphne Pollard

Daphne Pollard (October 19, 1892 Fitzroy-February 22, 1978 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Daphne Trott was an Australian actor.

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Ilka Chase

Ilka Chase (April 8, 1900 New York City-February 15, 1978 Mexico City) was an American actor and novelist.

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Wendy Barrie

Wendy Barrie (April 18, 1912 Hong Kong-February 2, 1978 Englewood) also known as Marguerite Wendy Jenkin or Marguerite Wendy Jenkins was a British actor.

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Joan Winfield

Joan Winfield (September 24, 1918 Melbourne-June 16, 1978 Van Nuys) also known as Joan MacGillicuddy was an Australian actor. Her children are called Michael Lucas, Victoria Lucas and Elizabeth Lucas.

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Emma Roldán

Emma Roldán (February 3, 1893 San Luis Potosí-August 29, 1978 Mexico City) also known as Emma Roldán Reyna, Ema Roldan or Emma Roldan was a Mexican costume designer and actor. Her children are called Emma Ortega and Pedro Ortega.

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Dominique Darel

Dominique Darel (November 27, 2014 Cannes-June 4, 1978 Cannes) also known as Dominique Darrell was a French actor and fashion model.

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Vera Maretskaya

Vera Maretskaya (July 31, 1906 Barvikha-August 17, 1978 Moscow) otherwise known as Vera Petrovna Maretskaya, V. Maretskaya, Wera Marezkaja or Вера Петровна Марецкая was a Russian actor. Her child is called Mariya Troitskaya.

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Rukmani Devi

Rukmani Devi (January 15, 1923 Nuwara Eliya-October 28, 1978 Ja-Ela) also known as Daisy Rasammah Daniels, Daisy Daniels or The Nightingale of Sri Lanka was a Sri Lankan singer and actor.

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Dorothy Coburn

Dorothy Coburn (June 8, 1904 Great Falls-May 15, 1978 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

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Jenny Hasselqvist

Jenny Hasselqvist (July 31, 1894 Stockholm-June 8, 1978 Täby) also known as Jenny Hasselquist was a Swedish actor.

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Ruth Etting

Ruth Etting (November 23, 1896 David City-September 24, 1978 Colorado Springs) also known as Sweetheart of Columbia Records or America's sweetheart of song was an American singer and actor.

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Iracema de Alencar

Iracema de Alencar (April 19, 1900 Triunfo-March 17, 1978 Petrópolis) also known as Ida Hermínia Kerber was a Brazilian actor.

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Fay Compton

Fay Compton (September 18, 1894 West Kensington-December 12, 1978 London) also known as Virginia Lilian Emmeline Compton Mackenzie or Virginia Lilian Emmeline Mackenzie Compton was a British actor. She had one child, Anthony Pelissier.

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Queenie Rosson

Queenie Rosson (February 24, 1889 Groton-December 19, 1978 West Palm Beach) a.k.a. Ethel Rosson, Ethel (Queenie) Rosson or Ethel Rosson Daly was an American actor.

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Lily Kann

Lily Kann (October 26, 1893 Berlin-November 2, 1978 Sussex) also known as Lilly Kann, Lilly Kahn, Lily Kahn, Lily Khan or Lily Hertha Kann was a German actor.

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Julie Suedo

Julie Suedo (November 27, 2014 London-November 27, 1978 Wembley) was a British actor.

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Vera Altayskaya

Vera Altayskaya (May 21, 1919 Saint Petersburg-December 28, 1978 Moscow) also known as Vera Altajskaya, V.A. Altajskaya, Vera Vladimirovna Altaiskaya, Vera V. Altai or Vera Vladimirovna Altayskaya was a Soviet actor. She had one child, Svetlana Konsovskaya.

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Odette Myrtil

Odette Myrtil (June 28, 1898 Paris-November 18, 1978 Doylestown) a.k.a. Odette, Odette Myrtle, Odette Quignard or Odette Belza was an American actor, costume designer, singer, violinist, vaudeville performer and businessperson.

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Kathryn McGuire

Kathryn McGuire (December 6, 1903 Peoria-October 10, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as Spike or Katherine McGuire was an American actor and dancer.

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Sandy Denny

Sandy Denny (January 6, 1947 Merton Park-April 21, 1978 Wimbledon) a.k.a. Alexandra Elene Maclean Denny was a British singer, singer-songwriter and actor. Her child is called Georgia Lucas.

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Winifred Westover

Winifred Westover (November 9, 1899 San Francisco-March 19, 1978 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Wini Wesson or Winnifred Westover was an American actor. Her child is called William S. Hart, Jr..

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Marian Winters

Marian Winters (April 19, 1922 New York City-November 3, 1978 New York City) was an American actor.

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June Martel

June Martel (November 19, 1909 Chicago-November 23, 1978 Los Angeles County) also known as Martel-06- was an American singer and actor.

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