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Sheree North

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Sheree North (born Dawn Shirley Crang; January 17, 1932 – November 4, 2005) was an American actress, dancer and singer. She was one of 20th Century Fox's intended people to succeed Marilyn Monroe.[1]

North played a chorus girl in Here Come the Girls (1953). Next, she acted in the musical Hazel Flagg. She won a Theater World Award for her acting in the Broadway musical.[2]

From 1954 to 1958, North acted in movies made and distributed by Fox. After 1958 her career stalled.

In her later years, North acted in the 1959 television series The Untouchables, Gunsmoke and The Fugitive (a 1960s TV series).

North was born in Los Angeles, California. She died of complications from cancer surgery.

Some sources say North was born in 1932. Others say she was born in 1933.


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  1. "Sheree North, The Last of Fox's Blondes". Retrieved November 9, 2018.
  2. "Sheree North". Internet Broadway Database. Retrieved November 9, 2018.