Actress/ Singer/ Dancer
Eleanor Torrey Powell (November 21, 1912 – February 11, 1982) was an American film actress and dancer of the 1930s and 1940s, known for her exuberant solo tap dancing. Wikipedia
Age: 69 (age at death)
Born: 21st November, 1912, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
Died: 11th February, 1982, Beverly Hills, California, USA
Height: 5' 6½" (169 cm)
Claim to Fame: Lady Be Good
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Ellen Hallit is in love with her playboy boss, Douglas Morrison, but is too timid to do anything about it...
On her later years as an ordained minister: "I was married to Glenn Ford. But now I feel as though I`m married to God, and in the nicest, purest sense."
"I`d rather dance than eat."
Was acclaimed "The World's Greatest Feminine Tap and Rhythm Dancer" by the Dance Masters of America in the mid-1930s.
In 1954, following a period of retirement, she was asked to host "The Faith of Our Children" (1953), a non-denominational religious program which featured appearances from film and sports stars. The show lasted three seasons and Eleanor received a regional "Emmy" award for children's programming.