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Merle Oberon
Birth: Feb. 19, 1911
Mumbai (Bombay)
Maharashtra, India
Death: Nov. 23, 1979
Malibu
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. She was a popular motion picture figure from the 1920s through the 1970s, and is famed for her role of 'Cathy Linton' in the classic 1939 drama "Wuthering Heights," in which she starred with legendary actor Laurence Olivier. She was married to actor Robert Wolders at the time of her death. (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Alexander Korda (1893 - 1956)

Cause of death: Stroke
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Remembrance second section, Map #E15, Distinguished Memorial Semi-Private Little Garden 39 (next to the long wall)
GPS (lat/lon): 34.12713, -118.24195
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Merle Oberon
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Merle Oberon
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Merle Oberon
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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In loving memory of a beautiful actress whose legacy will always be remembered. RIP dear Merle.
- Eugenie Wilkes
 Added: Jul. 5, 2016
Miss Oberon is surely missed. I drove limo for a short time in 1976 and met her. We hit it off and she would not use a limo unless I drove her. We had such wonderful moments together that I will always treasure. I did not know that she was at Forrest La...(Read more)
- Michael
 Added: Jun. 28, 2016
Your acting ability and success was through hard work. You are to be much admired.
- Dale
 Added: Jun. 12, 2016
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