Betty Compton

Born May 13, 1904

For the American actress Betty Compson, see Betty Compson.

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1904 Birth Born on May 13, 1904.


1926 22 Years Old A member of Ziegfeld Follies, she appeared in the original stage production of Funny Face (1927) alongside Fred Astaire and Adele Astaire, as well as Oh, Kay! in 1926.


1944 40 Years Old She died of breast cancer in Doctor's Hospital, Manhattan on July 12, 1944, aged 40.
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