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Margaret Rutherford
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Born in Balham, London
Born on 11th of May 1892
Died on 22nd of May 1972

Born 1892. Died 1972 - Battleaxe actress.

Made first stage appearance in 1925 at Old Vic Theatre, London. Became well-known as a character actress, roles included Miss Prism in The Importance of Being Earnest and Madame Arcati in Blithe Spirit. Appeared in several films as Miss Marple. Won Academy award as Best Supporting Actress in The V.I.Pís (1963). Created DBE in 1967.

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