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Billie Burke

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Mary William Ethelbert Appleton "Billie" Burke (August 7, 1884 – May 14, 1970) was an American actress. She is primarily known to modern audiences as Glinda the Good Witch of the North in the musical film The Wizard of Oz. She was nominated for an Academy Award for her performance as Emily Kilbourne in Merrily We Live. Description above from the Wikipedia article Billie Burke,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Aug 7, 1884 In Washington, D.C., U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
66
First Appeared:
In the movie A Bill of Divorcement 1932-09-30
Latest Project:
Movie Ziegfeld on Film 2004-11-07
Known For
Poster of Ziegfeld on Film
Poster of The Barkleys of Broadway
Poster of The Bachelor's Daughters
Poster of Only Yesterday
Filmography
Movie Ziegfeld on Film Herself (archive footage) 2004-11-07
Movie That's Entertainment! III 1994-07-01
Movie Sergeant Rutledge Mrs. Cordelia Fosgate 1960-05-18
Movie Pepe Herself 1960-12-21
Movie The Young Philadelphians Mrs. J. Arthur Allen 1959-05-30
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Matinee Theater Unknown 1955-10-31
Movie Small Town Girl Mrs. Livingston 1953-04-10
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Doc Corkle Melinda 1952-10-05
Movie Father's Little Dividend Doris Dunstan 1951-04-12
Movie Father of the Bride Doris Dunstan 1950-06-16
Movie The Golden Twenties Herself (archive footage) 1950-04-07
Series Lights Out Unknown 1949-07-19
Movie The Barkleys of Broadway Mme Livingston Belney 1949-01-01
Movie And Baby Makes Three Mrs. Marvin Fletcher 1949-12-02
Movie Breakfast in Hollywood Mrs. Frances Cartwright 1946-02-26
Movie The Bachelor's Daughters Molly Burns 1946-08-06
Movie Swing Out, Sister Jessica Mariman 1945-05-18
Movie The Cheaters Clara Pidgeon 1945-07-14
Movie Hi Diddle Diddle Eliza Prescott 1943-08-02
Movie Gildersleeve on Broadway Mrs. Laura Chandler 1943-10-28
Movie The Man Who Came to Dinner Mrs. Ernest Stanley 1942-01-24
Movie What's Cookin'? Agatha Courtney 1942-02-20
Movie Girl Trouble Celeste Rowland 1942-10-09
Movie In This Our Life Lavinia Timberlake 1942-05-16
Movie They All Kissed the Bride Mrs. Marsh 1942-06-11
Movie Wild Man of Borneo Bernice Marshall, Boardinghouse Keeper 1941-01-24
Movie Topper Returns Mrs. Clara Topper 1941-03-21
Movie And One Was Beautiful Julia Lattimer 1940-04-05
Movie The Ghost Comes Home Cora Adams 1940-03-08
Movie Irene Mrs. Herman Vincent 1940-04-23
Movie The Captain Is a Lady Blossy Stort 1940-06-21
Movie Hullabaloo Penny Merriweather 1940-10-25
Movie Dulcy Eleanor Forbes 1940-10-04
Movie Zenobia Mrs. Tibbett 1939-04-21
Movie Bridal Suite Mrs. McGill 1939-05-26
Movie Eternally Yours Aunt Abby 1939-10-07
Movie Remember? Mrs. Bronson 1939-12-19
Movie The Wizard of Oz Glinda, the Good Witch of the North 1939-08-15
Movie Everybody Sing Diana Bellaire 1938-01-01
Movie Merrily We Live Mrs. Emily Kilbourne 1938-03-04
Movie Topper Takes a Trip Mrs. Clara Topper 1938-12-29
Movie The Young in Heart Marmy Carleton 1938-07-06
Movie Parnell Clara Wood 1937-06-04
Movie Topper Mrs. Clara Topper 1937-07-16
Movie The Bride Wore Red Contessa di Meina 1937-10-15
Movie Navy Blue and Gold Mrs. Alyce Gates 1937-11-19
Movie My American Wife Mrs. Robert Cantillon 1936-08-06
Movie Craig's Wife Mrs. Frazier 1936-09-25
Movie Piccadilly Jim Eugenia Willis, Nesta's Sister 1936-08-14
Movie Splendor Clarissa 1935-06-01
Movie After Office Hours Mrs. Norwood 1935-02-22
Movie Becky Sharp Lady Bareacres 1935-06-28
Movie Society Doctor Mrs. Crane 1935-01-25
Movie A Feather in Her Hat Julia Trent Anders 1935-10-25
Movie She Couldn't Take It Mrs. Daniel Van Dyke 1935-10-08
Movie Doubting Thomas Paula Brown 1935-07-10
Movie Finishing School Mrs. Helen Crawford Radcliff 1934-05-04
Movie Where Sinners Meet Eustasia 1934-05-17
Movie We're Rich Again Mrs. Linda Page 1934-07-13
Movie Forsaking All Others Aunt Paula 1934-12-23
Movie Christopher Strong Lady Elaine Strong 1933-03-09
Movie Only Yesterday Julia Warren 1933-11-01
Movie Dinner at Eight Millicent Jordan 1933-08-29
Movie A Bill of Divorcement Meg Fairfield 1932-09-30