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Evelyn Keyes
Birth: Nov. 20, 1916
Port Arthur
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 2008
Montecito
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Actress. Best remembered as Scarlet O'Hara's sister 'Sue Ellen' in the 1939 film "Gone with the Wind." She began her career as a chorus girl at age 18 prior to being discovered by director Cecil B. DeMille. She made her screen debut in 1938 in the film "The Buccaneer." In 1939, she landed the part of 'Sue Ellen O'Hara' in "Gone with the Wind." Her career in film thrived during the 1940s and 50s. She appeared in such notable films as "Here Comes Mr. Jordon," opposite Robert Montgomery, and "The Seven Year Itch," opposite Tom Ewell and Marilyn Monroe in 1956. Her film career dissipated in the late 1950s. She continued to work being seen on such television shows as "The Love Boat," and "Murder, She Wrote." She was married four times, most notably to directors Charles Vidor, and John Huston. Her last marriage was to bandleader Artie Shaw. Keyes died of uterine cancer at age 91. (bio by: The Perplexed Historian) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Omar Dowe Keyes (1870 - 1919)
  Maude Garrett Keyes (1877 - 1964)
 
 Spouses:
  Charles Vidor (1900 - 1959)*
  Artie Shaw (1910 - 2004)*
  John Huston (1906 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Norma Lucy Keyes Carmichael (1900 - 1987)*
  Julia Keyes (1902 - 1994)*
  Evelyn Keyes (1916 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Santa Barbara Cemetery
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: The Perplexed Historian
Record added: Jul 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28205775
Evelyn Keyes
Added by: The Perplexed Historian
 
Evelyn Keyes
Added by: The Perplexed Historian
 
Evelyn Keyes
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Thank you....
- Latitia
 Added: Feb. 15, 2017
Happy Belated Heavenly Birthday to a beautiful actress. RIP dear Evelyn....always.....
- Rosie
 Added: Dec. 3, 2016

- Heavenly Realm
 Added: Nov. 20, 2016
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