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Virginia Bruce

Actress + Singer
Born Sep 29, 1910

Virginia Bruce was an American actress and singer.

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1910 Birth Born on September 29, 1910.


1930 19 Years Old In 1930 she appeared on Broadway in the musical Smiles, followed by America's Sweetheart in 1931.


1932 21 Years Old She returned to Hollywood in 1932, where she married John Gilbert, her co-star in the film Downstairs. … Read More
1934 23 Years Old The couple divorced in 1934, and Virginia returned to a hectic schedule of film appearances. … Read More
1937 26 Years Old Bruce married her second husband, film director J. Walter Ruben, in 1937, making the Wallace Beery western The Bad Man of Brimstone with him that year, and they had a son named Christopher, but she was widowed in 1942.


1946 35 Years Old In 1946 she married Ali Ipar. They divorced in 1951 in order for him to receive a commission in the Turkish Military (which forbade promotions of men married to foreigners), but remarried in 1952, divorcing again in 1964.


1982 71 Years Old Virginia Bruce died of cancer on February 24, 1982 in Woodland Hills, California.
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