Betta St. John Profile

Betta St. John
Betta St. John
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(Betty Jean Striegler)
26 November 29 is born in Hawthorne, California. Her mother's maiden name is Rauson.
39 is offered a small part in The Wizard of Oz, but has to decline because her family is going on vacation
39 is in Destry Rides Again as a little girl singing Marlene Dietrich's song "Little Joe"
40 does an Our Gang short
44 is in Jane Eyre
c. 45 makes her Broadway debut in Carousel on her sixteenth birthday
c. 51 the stage production of South Pacific brings her to London, where she meets British actor Peter Grant
27 November 52 marries Grant at London’s Caxton Hall registry office. He’s 28; she’s 21.
56 the Grants settle in Hollywood
56 films Tarzan and the Lost Safari at the Elstree Studios in Surrey, England
6 February 56 attends the Royal Premiere of Helen of Troy at the Warner Brothers Cinema at Leicester Square, London, with Gordon Scott
Tom Weaver, Picture Show Annual,, The New York Times,
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