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Madge Bellamy
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Actress
    (June 30, 1899-January 24, 1990)
    Born in Hillsboro, Texas
    Birth name was Margaret Derden Philpott
    Appeared in the films 'The Riddle: Woman' (1920), 'The Call of the North' (1921), 'Lorna Doone' (1921), 'The Hottentot' (1922), 'No More Women' (1924), 'The White Sin' (1924), 'Love's Whirlpool' (1924), 'His Forgotten Wife' (1924), 'Secrets of the Night' (1924), 'A Fool and His Money' (1925), 'The Reckless Sex' (1925), 'Wings of Youth' (1925), 'Havoc' (1925), 'Black Paradise' (1926), 'Summer Bachelors' (1926), 'Ankles Preferred' (1927), 'The Telephone Girl' (1927), 'Silk Legs' (1927), 'The Play Girl' (1928), 'Mother Knows Best' (1928), 'White Zombie' (1932), 'Riot Squad' (1933), 'Charlie Chan in London' (1934), 'The Daring Young Man' (1935), 'Under Your Spell' (1936) and 'Northwest Trail' (1945)
    Appeared on Broadway in 'Pollyana,' 'Dream Girl' and 'Dear Brutus'
    Wrote the autobiography 'A Darling of the Twenties' (published posthumously, 1990)
    Her marriage to stockbroker Logan Metcalf lasted less than a week (1928).
    She walked out of her Fox contract when the studio refused to let her choose her own director (1929) and would not work in movies for three years.
    She was charged with assault after shooting at her ex-lover, millionaire Stanwood Murphy, after he jilted her to marry someone else (1943).
    At one point, she was so poor that she and her mother went through a trunk of her unopened fan mail in hopes of finding quarters that fans used to send to pay for photographs.
    She began dancing in her youth to correct her posture.
    She was dubbed 'The Most Beautiful Girl on Broadway.'
    She made a successful initial transition to sound, starring in Fox's first talkie, 'Mother Knows Best.'
    She made a financial comeback in California real estate, making more money that she had during her entire film career.

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