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Winwood, Estelle

Born: 1883 AD
Died: 1984 AD

1883 – Born on the 24th of January.

1916 – She moved to the United States and made her Broadway debut.

1920 – She expressed a distaste for films and resisted the offers she received.

1930 – She divided her time between New York and London.

1933 – Her official film debut came The House of Trent and Quality Street was her first role of note.

1940 – She made no cinematic films during but expressed a willingness to participate in the new medium of television, starring in a television production of Blithe Spirit.

1950 – She appeared more frequently in television that she did in film in such series as Robert Montgomery Presents, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, and The Donna Reed Show.

1955-1956 – Her few films from that period include The Glass Slipper  and The Swan.

1959 – Her other film credits include Darby O’Gill and the Little People.

1961 – The Misfits.

1962 – The Notorious Landlady.

1964 – Dead Ringer.

1967 – Camelot.

1968 – The Producers.

1984 – Died in her sleep in Woodland Hills, California on the 20th of June aged 101.