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Shirley Patterson

Actor
Female
Born Dec 26, 1922
Hometown Winnipeg
Died Apr 4, 1995
Death Place Fort Lauderdale, ...

Shirley Patterson, sometimes billed as Shawn Smith, was a Canadian born B-movie actress of the 1940s and 1950s. Patterson began her acting career after being a beauty contestant in pageants in California in 1940. She graduated from the Mar-Ken School in Sherman Oaks, California in 1941, and shortly thereafter she signed a contract with Columbia Pictures. Her career spanned forty films, a small quantity of television appearances, and a serial.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1922 Birth Born on December 26, 1922.

TEENAGE

1940 17 Years Old Patterson began her acting career after being a beauty contestant in pageants in California in 1940.
1941 18 Years Old She graduated from the Mar-Ken School in Sherman Oaks, California in 1941, and shortly thereafter she signed a contract with Columbia Pictures. … Read More

TWENTIES

1943 20 Years Old A beautiful woman in her youth, Patterson played the role of heroine in the 1943 fifteen chapter Batman serial.
1944 21 Years Old In 1944 she starred in The Vigilantes Ride alongside Russell Hayden and Bob Wills.
1946 23 Years Old In 1946 she accompanied Eddie Dean and Roscoe Ates in the film Driftin River, and starred with them again that same year in Tumbleweed Trail.
1948 25 Years Old She also was Eddie Dean's object of affection in the song, "Let's Go Sparkin'" in the 1948 film "Black Hills." … Read More

THIRTIES

1957 34 Years Old Two of her last films were the 1957 movie The Land Unknown and the 1958 Sci-Fi film It! … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1995 72 Years Old Patterson had a long fight with cancer in her later years, and died in 1995 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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