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Alexis Smith
Birth: Jun. 8, 1921
Penticton
British Columbia, Canada
Death: Jun. 9, 1993
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Born Gladys Smith, she made her professional dancing debut in a Hollywood Bowl production of "Carmen." After a few B-grade movies, she received leading roles opposite Errol Flynn “Gentleman Jim,” (1942) Charles Boyer "The Constant Nymph" (1943) and Cary Grant “Night and Day.” (1946) Married for 49 years to actor Craig Stevens, in 1972 she won the Tony award for Best Actress for her role in "Follies." Her last screen appearance was as the New York aristocrat ‘Louisa van der Luyden’ in “The Age of Innocence”(1993).  (bio by: MC) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Craig Stevens (1918 - 2000)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered over the Pacific - 3 miles off San Pedro, CA.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC
Record added: Jul 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9121172
Alexis Smith
Added by: The Perplexed Historian
 
Alexis Smith
Added by: MC
 
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Watching "San Antonio" right now...You were great...
- Steve Westerfield
 Added: Jul. 22, 2015
I so admired your beauty when you were a young woman, really lovely, and I also admired your fidelity, in the long standing marriage you maintained throughout your life. A good actress, and a very, very pretty lady. And, I notice these things, you had v...(Read more)
- Em
 Added: Jul. 18, 2015

-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 8, 2015
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