British actresses died in 1965

Here are 2 famous actresses from United Kingdom died in 1965:

Muriel George

Muriel George (August 29, 1883 London-October 22, 1965 Brighton) otherwise known as Muriel Winifred George was a British actor and singer.

She initially gained popularity as a music hall performer and later transitioned into stage and film acting. Her early stage performances in London included roles in musicals such as "The Arcadians" and "The Merry Widow". George made her film debut in 1917 in the silent movie "The Pillar of Fire". She later appeared in notable films such as "The Luck of the Navy" (1927) and "The Prisoner of Zenda" (1937). Her most prominent role was as Mrs. Hudson, the housekeeper of Sherlock Holmes in the films "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (1939) and "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1939). George continued to work in films and theater until her retirement in 1950. She received an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in 1951 for her contributions to the arts.

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Hutin Britton

Hutin Britton (April 24, 1876 Bucklebury-September 3, 1965) also known as Nelly Hutin Britton or Nellie Hutin Britton was a British actor.

She began her acting career in the early 1900s and appeared in various theater productions before transitioning to film in the late 1910s. Britton went on to have a successful career in both silent and sound films, often playing supporting roles in popular movies of the time. She was also known for her work in radio, where she performed in numerous dramas and comedies.

Throughout her career, Britton worked with some of the most well-known actors and directors of the time, including Charlie Chaplin and Alfred Hitchcock. Despite her success in the entertainment industry, Britton remained relatively unknown to the public and little information is available about her personal life. She retired in the 1940s and passed away in 1965 at the age of 89.

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