Mary William Ethelbert Appleton "Billie" Burke (August 7, 1884 – May 14, 1970) was an American actress. She is primarily known to modern audiences as Glinda the Good Witch of the North in the musical film The Wizard of Oz. She was nominated for an Academy Award for her...Wikipedia
Age: 85 (age at death)
Born: 7th August, 1884, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: 14th May, 1970, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5' 3" (160 cm)
Claim to Fame: Glinda the Good Witch of The Wizard of Oz
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A 1919 Cadillac, owned by Flo and Billie is now in the possession of best-selling author Clive Cussler.
Lorraine Bridges dubbed her singing voice for the movie The Wizard of Oz (1939).
If you thought you knew everything there was to know about the iconic film classic The Wizard of Oz, then here’s a twister for you.
Everyone knows about the Munchkins, portrayed by 124 pituitary midgets in the 1939 motion picture starring Judy Garland. These days, the word “Munchkin” — now included in some dictionaries — is synonymous with small. Credited in the film as the Singer Midgets, the diminutive cast was comprised of little people from all over the United States, with the core group being part of the famous troupe of... Read More
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On why she retired: "Acting just wasn`t any fun anymore."
If I ever loved a man better than I love my art, I should marry him and leave the stage. But I have never met such a man.
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Respected black cavalry Sergeant Brax Rutledge stands court-martial for raping and killing a white woman and murdering her father, his superior officer.