Marjorie Kane

born: 28 April 1905
Chicago, Illinois,
United States of America
died: 08 January 1992
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(heart failure/pneumonia, age 86)

American actress and singer who began on stage and on film in early talkies, becoming a frequent presence in Mack Sennett comedies of the early 1930s. After a brief spell in Roach films of the late 1930s, she worked at the Roach studio again in the 1950s as Gale Storm's stand-in on the television series "My Little Margie" and "The Gale Storm Show" (on the latter series, Roach veteran Betty Danko was once more working as ZaSu Pitts' stand-in).
She claimed her year of birth was 1909, but in reality it was 1905.
Real name: Marjorie Grace Kane
Height: 5'2"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Merrily We Live

Swiss Miss

There Goes My Heart


Acknowledgements: (birth record) (birth record) (christening) (1930 Census) (1940 Census) (1951 marriage) (CA Death Index -- incorrect birth date) (Social Security Death Index) (Find a Grave -- incorrect birth and parental info) (The Three Stooges Online Filmography) (1930 Motion Picture News Blue Book) (1931 Motion Picture Almanac) (1932 Motion Picture Almanac)
Jesse Brisson (notes and identification in Zenobia)

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