Mary Beth Hughes

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Mary Beth Hughes
Mary Beth Hughes in Design for Scandal trailer.jpg
Mary Beth Hughes in Design for Scandal - trailer
Mary Elizabeth Hughes

November 13, 1919
DiedAugust 27, 1995 (aged 75)
Years active1939–1974
Spouse(s)Ted North (1943–1947)
David Street (1948–1956)
Nicky Stewart (1973–1977)
ChildrenDonald North

Mary Beth Hughes (November 13, 1919[1][2] – August 27, 1995) was an American stage, movie and television actress. She played Henry Fonda's former girlfriend in The Ox-Bow Incident (1943). She also played Sylvia in The Great Profile.

Early life and career[change | change source]

She was born Mary Elizabeth Hughes in Alton, Illinois.[3] Hughes' parents, George Joseph Hughes and Mary Frances Hughes, separated when she was an infant[1] and divorced in 1923.

Personal life[change | change source]

Death[change | change source]

Hughes died, aged 75, on August 27, 1995 from natural causes in Los Angeles.[4]

Filmography[change | change source]

Television credits[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mary Beth Hughes, Born In Alton, Being Groomed For Stardom in Movies". Illinois, Alton. Alton Evening Telegraph. January 4, 1939. p. 9. Retrieved November 9, 2015 – via open access publication – free to read
  2. Katz, Ephraim (1979). The Film Encyclopedia: The Most Comprehensive Encyclopedia of World Cinema in a Single Volume. Perigee Books. ISBN 0-399-50601-2. P. 586.
  3. White, Dave (November 2015). "Mary Beth Hughes, Part I: She Never Gave Up". Classic Images (485): 6–15, 70–83.
  4. "The Private Life & Times of Mary Beth Hughes". Retrieved 2007-12-01.

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