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Virginia Carroll

Actress

Born - 14 February 1910, Oklahoma, USA
Died - 23 July 2009

Snub-nosed American actress with dark curly hair, a fashion model before her film debut (as a model) in 1935's Roberta, following that with dozens of leading and character roles, often in westerns and crime thrillers. It was on the serial Dick Tracy Returns (1938) that she met her first husband, Ralph Byrd (who played Tracy), but he died at 43 in 1952. A second husband also died before she was 60. She continued to act in both featured and small roles, later films including Waterloo Bridge (1940), Pot 'o Gold (1941), GI War Brides (1946), Bad Men of Tombstone (1949), Violent Saturday (1955), Bigger Than Life (1956) and The Story on Page One (1959), her last.