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Jean Wallace
Birth: Oct. 12, 1923
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1990
Beverly Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Film actress who began her entertainment career as an Earl Carroll showgirl, and shortly thereafter was signed to a contract with Paramount Studios. Jean was married to Franchot Tone (1941-1948) with whom she had two sons, and Cornel Wilde (1951-1981) with whom she had one son. Her list of credits include "Jigsaw" and "Man on the Eiffel Tower" with Tone; and "The Big Combo," "Storm Fear" and "Sword of Lancelot" with Wilde. Jean died unexpectedly, at home on Valentine's Day at the age of 66, from a gastrointestinal hemorrhage. (bio by: Lisa Burks) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Theodore Walasek (1898 - 1976)
  Mary Agnes Sharkey Ingham (1908 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Franchot Tone (1905 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Jefferson Tone (1945 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Abbey of the Psalms, Sanctuary of Light, G-4 #6253
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Lisa Burks
Record added: Oct 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7982591
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Happy Belated Angel Day Blessings to a wonderful actress. RIP dear Jean...always....
- Rosie
 Added: Feb. 15, 2017

- Cindy
 Added: Feb. 14, 2017
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