Norma Shearer

Norma Shearer

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Norma Shearer

Edith Norma Shearer (August 10, 1902 – June 12, 1983) was a Canadian American actress and Hollywood star from 1925 through 1942. Shearer often played spunky, sexually liberated ingenues. She appeared in adaptations of Noël Coward, Eugene O'Neill, and William Shakespeare, and was the first person to be nominated five times for an Academy Award for acting, winning Best Actress for her performance in the 1930 film The Divorcee.

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Full name at birth
Edith Norma Shearer
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Claim to fame
The First Lady of MGM
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Date of birth
11 August 1902
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Place of birth
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Date of death
12 June 1983
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Woodland Hills, California
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Cause of death
Pneumonia
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Resting place
Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale
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Actress
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5' 1" (155 cm)
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Distinctive feature
She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
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