Australian movie stars died in 1976

Here are 1 famous actresses from Australia died in 1976:

Mavis Villiers

Mavis Villiers (January 18, 1911 Sydney-March 1, 1976 Paddington) also known as Mavis Clare Cooney or Villiers was an Australian actor.

She began her acting career in England in the 1930s and appeared in over thirty films, including "Don Juan" (1926), "The Gentleman from Nowhere" (1928), and "Love Comes Along" (1930). She returned to Australia in the 1940s and continued acting in films such as "The Overlanders" (1946), "Bitter Springs" (1950), and "The Shiralee" (1957). Villiers was a founding member of the Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust in 1954 and was awarded the Order of the British Empire for her contributions to the arts in 1973. In addition to her acting career, she was also a writer and journalist.

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