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Cathy O'Donnell
Birth: Jul. 6, 1923
Siluria
Shelby County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1970
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Began her film career with a role in 'The Best Years of Our Lives' (1946). Went on to be featured in several film-noir movies of the 1940s and 50s. One of her more notable roles was that of Ben-Hur's sister in the 1959 version of Ben-Hur. She was married to film director Robert Wyler for 22 years until her death from cancer in 1970. (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Robert Wyler (1900 - 1971)
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Eventide, Lot #3023
 
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Record added: Aug 08, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 11479
Cathy O'Donnell
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Cathy O'Donnell
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Cathy O'Donnell
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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- J. Bruce Fox
 Added: Feb. 20, 2015
I just watched you in They Live By Night...you were terrific...in that & all your roles. My mom looked just like you. Thanks for the wonderful memories. You were a class act.
- Mike Lentz
 Added: Feb. 14, 2015
Remembered.
- Nicholas Giugno
 Added: Feb. 10, 2015
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