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Francine York


Born - 26 August 1936, Aurora, Minnesota, USA
Died - 6 January 2017

Tall, decorative brown-eyed blonde American starlet of the 1960s a beauty contest winner who surprised many by pursuing her acting career right up to her death at the age of 80. Born Francine Yerich, she started acting as a child, and made her screen debut as a glamorous secretary in The Right Approach (1960). Many subsequent film appearances include those in The Sergeant Was a Lady (1961), It's Only Money (1962), The Nutty Professor (1963), Bedtime Story (1964), Mutiny in Outer Space (1965), Tickle Me (1965), Curse of the Swamp Creature (1966), Ride to Hangman's Tree (1967), Cannon for Cordoba (1970), The Doll Squad (1973), The Centerfold Girls (1974), Zero to Sixty (1978), Cracking Up (1983), The Under-Achievers (1987), Marilyn Alive and Behind Bars (1992, as Marilyn Monroe), Private Obsession (1995), The Big Tease (1998), The Family Man (2000), Miracle at Sage Creek (2005), Astro Zombies: M3 - Cloned (2010) and Ten Violent Women - Part Two (2017), her last. She died from cancer.