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 Jeanne Bates

Jeanne Bates

Berkeley, Alameda County, California, USA
Death 28 Nov 2007 (aged 89)
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Gentleness, Lot 3088, Space 4
Memorial ID 23190878 · View Source
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Actress. She began her career in radio soap operas and signed to Columbia Pictures in 1942. In 1943 she debuted in the Boston Blackie mystery "The Chance of a Lifetime", followed by starring as heroine in "The Phantom". Her notable film credits include "Death of a Salesman" (1951), "Blood Arrow" (1958), "Eraserhead" (1977), "Die Hard 2" (1990), "Grand Canyon" (1991), and "Mulholland Dr." (2001). On television, she is best remembered for playing Nurse Wills on "Ben Casey" from 1961 to 1966. She also appeared in "One Step Beyond," "Perry Mason," "Gunsmoke," "Lassie," "The Twilight Zone," Bonanza," "The Rockford Files," "Days of Our Lives" and "That 70s Show".

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 1 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23190878
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jeanne Bates (21 May 1918–28 Nov 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23190878, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .