Margaret Rutherford

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Margaret Rutherford
Photo Credit: tracy1372
Age: 80 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: British
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary

Dame Margaret Taylor Rutherford, DBE (11 May 1892 – 22 May 1972) was an English character actress, who first came to prominence following World War II in the film adaptations of Noël Coward's Blithe Spirit, and Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. In 1963 she won the best supporting actress Oscar and a Golden Globe for her role as The Duchess of Brighton in The VIPs. Rutherford was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1961 and a Dame Commander (DBE) in 1967. Wikipedia


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