Anne Buydens

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Anne Buydens
Anne Buydens.jpg
Buydens in December 1987
Born
Hannelore Marx[1]

(1919-04-23) 23 April 1919 (age 100)[1]
Other namesAnne Douglas
OccupationActress, philanthropist, producer
Years active1952–present
Spouse(s)
Kirk Douglas (m. 1954)
ChildrenPeter Douglas (b. 1955)
Eric Douglas (1958–2004)

Anne Buydens (born Hannelore Marx, 23 April 1919) is a German-born Belgian-American actress, philanthropist, and producer. She has also been a member of the International Best Dressed List since 1970.[2][3]

Buydens married actor Kirk Douglas in 1954.

Both Kirk Douglas and Buydens were behind the establishment of "Harry's Haven", an Alzheimer's disease unit at the Motion Picture & Television Fund Home in Woodland Hills. It is named after Kirk Douglas's father. The couple is known for their effort to rebuild playgrounds in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Birth name per naturalization petition (1959), ancestry.com; accessed 19 July 2016.
  2. Staff (1970). "World's Best Dressed Women". The International Hall of Fame: Women. Vanity Fair. Archived from the original on 12 July 2013. Retrieved 26 July 2012.
  3. Ultimate Style – The Best of the Best Dressed List. 2004. p. 116. ISBN 2 84323 513 8.