Wanda McKay

Wanda McKay

Original Name Dorothy Carmichael
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 11 Apr 1996 (aged 80)
Rancho Mirage, Riverside County, California, USA
Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Garden of Honor, Columbarium of Courage, Niche G1228
Memorial ID 6345 · View Source
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Actress. Born Dorothy Quackenbush in Portland, Oregon, she was Miss American Aviation in 1938 and performed in over 50 B movies in the 1940s. Among her credits are "The Quarterback" (1940), "Twilight on the Trail" (1941), "The Black Raven" (1943), "Hollywood and Vine" (1945), "Kilroy Was Here" (1947) and "The Golden Eye" (1948). For television, she appeared on "The Medicine Man Show", "The Cisco Kid" and "The Lone Ranger". She was the wife of musician, songwriter and actor Hoagy Carmichael.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wanda McKay (22 Jun 1915–11 Apr 1996), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6345, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .