Legendary actress, Marie Prevost, was born Mary Bickford Dunn on Nov 8, 1898 in Sarnia, Canada. Prevost died at the age of 38 on Jan 23, 1937 in Hollywood, CA .
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was born Mary Bickford Dunn on November 8, 1898 in Sarnia, Ontario. Prevost was still a child when her family moved first to Denver, Colorado and then later to Los Angeles. While working as a secretary, she applied for and obtained an acting job at the Hollywood studio owned by Mack Se... Read full article
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