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 Rita Johnson

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Rita Johnson Famous memorial

Birth
Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death
31 Oct 1965 (aged 52)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial
Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot
Grave # 1 Lot 188 Section Q
Memorial ID
8934 View Source

Actress. Born Rita McSean, she began acting on Broadway and started her film career for RKO Studios appearing in "London By Night" (1937). She had memorable roles in the films "They All Came Out" (1939), "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941), "My Friend Flicka" (1943), "The Affairs of Susan" (1945), "They Won't Believe Me" (1947) and "The Big Clock" (1948). Johnson's film career came almost to a complete stop after an accident in late 1948, required delicate brain surgery. Her screen time in movies after that was limited due to her reduced mobility and powers of concentration. She appeared in her last film in 1957.

Actress. Born Rita McSean, she began acting on Broadway and started her film career for RKO Studios appearing in "London By Night" (1937). She had memorable roles in the films "They All Came Out" (1939), "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941), "My Friend Flicka" (1943), "The Affairs of Susan" (1945), "They Won't Believe Me" (1947) and "The Big Clock" (1948). Johnson's film career came almost to a complete stop after an accident in late 1948, required delicate brain surgery. Her screen time in movies after that was limited due to her reduced mobility and powers of concentration. She appeared in her last film in 1957.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 18 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 8934
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8934/rita-johnson: accessed ), memorial page for Rita Johnson (13 Aug 1913–31 Oct 1965), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8934, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .