Virginia Fox

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Virginia Fox
Born April 2, 1902(1902-04-02)
Wheeling, West Virginia, U.S.
Died October 14, 1982(1982-10-14) (aged 80)
Palm Springs, California, U.S.
Cause of death emphysema and cerebral thrombosis
Resting place Buried next to her husband in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery
Nationality American
Occupation Actress
Years active 1915-1929
Spouse Darryl F. Zanuck
(m.1924-1956; separated)
Children 3; including Richard D. Zanuck

Virginia Fox (April 2, 1902 - October 14, 1982) was an American actress who starred in many silent movie of the 1910s and 1920s, her career would span for 14 years.

Fox was born in Wheeling, West Virginia to Marie (née Oglseby) and Frederick Fox.[1] She was married to Darryl F. Zanuck from 1924 until they separated in 1956, they had three children, one of them was movie producer Richard D. Zanuck. Fox died on October 14, 1982 in Palm Springs, California from emphysema and from cerebral thrombosis, she was 80 years old.

Movies[change | change source]

Year Film Role Notes
1915 A Submarine Pirate
1920 Neighbors The Girl
1921 The Haunted House Bank President's Daughter
Hard Luck Virginia
The Goat Chief's daughter
The Playhouse Twin Uncredited
1922 The Paleface Indian Maiden Uncredited
Cops Mayor's Daughter
1922 The Blacksmith Horsewoman
The Electric House Girl Uncredited
1923 The Love Nest The Girl
1926 The Caveman Party Girl

References[change | change source]

  1. Harris, Marlys J. (1989). The Zanucks of Hollywood: the dark legacy of an American dynasty. Crown Publishers. ISBN 9780517570203 .

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