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Ava Gardner

Born: 12/24/1922
Birthplace: Smithfield, North Carolina

Glamorous actress known for her roles as a romantic leading lady. Her films include The Killers (1946), The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952) and Night of the Iguana (1964). She was married to Mickey Rooney, Artie Shaw, and Frank Sinatra.

Died: 1/25/1990

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  • The Barefoot Contessa (1954) - Starring Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Marius Goring, Valentina Cortese
  • Bhowani Junction (1956) - Starring Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, Bill Travers, Abraham Sofaer, Francis Matthews
  • Knights of the Round Table - Starring Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Mel Ferrer, Anne Crawford, Stanley Baker