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Age80 (age at death)
Birthday 11 August, 1902
Birthplace Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died 12 June, 1983
Place of Death Woodland Hills, California
Height 5' 1" (155 cm)
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The First Lady of MGM
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Edith Norma Shearer (August 11, 1902 – June 12, 1983) was a Canadian-American actress who was active on film from 1919 through 1942. Shearer often played spunky, sexually liberated ingénues. She appeared in adaptations of Noël Coward, Eugene O'Neill, and William Shakespeare, and was the first person to be nominated five times for an Academy Award for acting, winning the Academy Award for Best Actress for The Divorcee (1930).

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