Doris G <I>Dawson</I> Levy

Doris G Dawson Levy

Goldfield, Esmeralda County, Nevada, USA
Death 20 Apr 1986 (aged 81)
Coral Gables, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 118294168 · View Source
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Actress in the 1927-1934 silent and early sound movies:
Naughty Baby 1928
Heart Trouble 1928
Do Your Duty 1928
The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come 1928
Wampas 1929
Children of the Ritz 1929
His Captive Woman 1929
Broadway Scandals 1929 (sound)
The Silver Streak 1934 (sound)

Her mother died when she was 3 months old from consumption (Tuberculosis). Her father married second wife, Emma America Dyche in 1906.

Doris was married to Pat W Rooney Jr (1909-1979) on 14 Apr 1930 and divorced on 28 Jul 1934. She later married a Mr Levy.

Many reports in the newspaper back in her movie times list her birthday as 16 Apr 1909.

Apparently, the movie producers didn't like her raspy voice when the sound came to the movies.

Her obituary is listed as Doris D Levy.

Will add more later.

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  • Created by: Elaine
  • Added: 6 Oct 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 118294168
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