Margaret Sullavan (1909–1960)


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Born in Norfolk, Virginia to wealthy stockbroker Cornelius Hancock Sullavan and heiress Garland Council Sullavan, Margaret Brooke overcame a muscle weakness in her childhood to go on to become a rebellious teenager at posh private schools. She went on to perform with the University Players at Harvard and made her Broadway debut in Hello, Lola in ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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(1940)
Three Comrades Patricia Hollmann
(1938)
The Shopworn Angel Daisy Heath
(1938)
Cry 'Havoc' Lieutenant Smith
(1943)

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 1954 Producers' Showcase (TV Series)
Mary Matthews
- State of the Union (1954) ... Mary Matthews
 1951 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Still Life (1951)
 1951 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
Alexa Trent
- The Touchstone (1951) ... Alexa Trent
 1950 No Sad Songs for Me
Mary Scott
 1949 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
Kate
- The Twelve Pound Look (1949) ... Kate
 1948 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Janet Layton Willson
- The Storm (1948) ... Janet Layton Willson
 1943 Cry 'Havoc'
Lieutenant Smith
 1941 Appointment for Love
Dr. Jane Alexander
 1941 Back Street
Ray Smith
 1941 So Ends Our Night
Ruth Holland
 1940 The Mortal Storm
Freya Roth
 1940 The Shop Around the Corner
Klara Novak
 1938 The Shining Hour
Judy Linden
 1938 The Shopworn Angel
Daisy Heath
 1938 Three Comrades
Patricia Hollmann
 1936 The Moon's Our Home
Cherry Chester / Sarah Brown
 1936 Next Time We Love
Cicely Hunt Tyler
 1935 So Red the Rose
Valette Bedford
 1935 The Good Fairy
Luisa
 1934 Little Man, What Now?
Emma 'Lammchen' Pinneberg
 1933 Only Yesterday
Mary Lane
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Other Works:

(3/2/37) Radio: Appeared in the "Columbia Workshop" broadcast of "Macbeth". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 27 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Personal Quote:

Perhaps I'll get used to this bizarre place called Hollywood, but I doubt it.

Trivia:

Gave birth to her 3rd child at age 31, a son William Hayward on March 27, 1941. Child's father was her 3rd husband, Leland Hayward. See more »

Trademark:

Husky voice

Star Sign:

Taurus

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