Anne Shirley

Born Apr 17, 1918
Hometown New York City
Died Jul 4, 1993
Death Place Los Angeles
Height 5' 2" (157 cm)
Nationality American
Other Names Paris, Dawn Evelyeen

Dawn Evelyeen Paris, known as Anne Shirley, was an American film actress. Beginning her career as a child actress under the name Dawn O'Day, Shirley adopted the name of the character she played in Anne of Green Gables in 1934, and achieved a successful career in supporting roles. Among her films is Stella Dallas (1937), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.… Read More

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1918 Birth Born on April 17, 1918.


1993 75 Years Old She remained in Los Angeles, where she died in 1993. … Read More
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