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Sheree North
Birth: Jan. 17, 1932
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 2005
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Born Dawn Bethel, by age 13 she was dancing at USO shows and the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. She signed a contract with 20th Century Fox as a stand in for Marilyn Monroe in 1954. In 1955, she got the part intended for Monroe in “How To Be Very, Very Popular” and LIFE magazine featured her on the cover of the March 21st issue. Her many movie film credits included "Madigan" (1968), "The Gypsy Moths" (1969), "The Trouble With Girls" (1969), "The Organization" (1971), "The Outfit" (1974), "Breakout" (1975) and "The Shootist" (1976). In television she was a regular on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (1974-75) and costarred in the series "Big Eddie." In the 1980s, she appeared in the series "I'm a Big Girl Now," "Our Family Honor," and the film "Maniac Cop" (1988). She guest-starred on "Seinfeld" (1995-96) and appeared in the documentary "Intimate Portrait: Marilyn Monroe" (1996). She also directed and produced several shows for theater, last being a production of Tennessee Williams' "The Glass Menagerie" at the Laguna Playhouse in 2000. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Complications following surgery
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Nov 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12276338
Sheree North
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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I always thought you were so pretty, beautiful eyes, and such a wonderful character actress. Thank you for years of entertainment. Rest in Peace.
- gecko
 Added: Jul. 24, 2015
I just watched you in the movie "Breakout" from 1975. You were great to look at and you could act.
- John
 Added: Jun. 3, 2015
Because We Never Met Each Other Sheree, I Decided To Come Visit You On Here Today. May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: May. 21, 2015
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