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Geraldine Fitzgerald
Birth: Nov. 24, 1913
County Wicklow, Ireland
Death: Jul. 17, 2005
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actress. She was born in Greystones, near Dublin (Ireland) and died in Manhattan. Her role in the film "Wuthering Heights" (1939), earned her an Oscar Nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She also appeared in "Dark Victory" (1939), "Wilson" (1944), "Three Strangers" (1946), "Harry and Tonto" (1974) and "Arthur" (1981). On stage, she played 'Goneril' in King Lear (1956), 'Gertrude' in Hamlet at Stratford, Connecticut, in 1958, and 'Juno' in Juno and the Paycock at the Long Wharf Theatre at New Haven in 1973. Then, in 1975, she was acclaimed in the role of 'Mary Tyrone' in Long Day's Journey into Night, playing opposite Robert Ryan. In 1969, she founded the Everyman street theatre company to take drama out to the most depressed sections of New York City. She also started a career as a singer and toured with a cabaret act, Street Songs, during the 1980s in which she sang a wide range of songs - from the Beatles to Edith Piaf. The son of her first marriage is director Michael Lindsay-Hogg and Tara Fitzgerald is her great-niece. (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 

Cause of death: Complications of Alzheimer's Disease
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: Chestnut Hill, Section 111 Lot 12461 (Scheftel family plot)
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Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Jul 18, 2005
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Geraldine Fitzgerald
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