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Iris Adrian

Iris Adrian

Appeared on several radio programs, including serving as a regular on "The Abbott and Costello Show".

Attended Miss Page's School for Girls in Los Angeles.

She has an entry in: 'The Marx Brothers Encyclopedia' written by Glenn Mitchell, published in 1996.

She has an entry in: 'The Versatiles: A Study of Supporting Character Actors and Actresses in the American Motion Picture, 1930-1955', written by Aldred E. Towney and Arthur F. McClure, published in 1969.

She was married three times. Her first two ended in divorce, but her last marriage to football star Ray (Fido) Murphy lasted over 30 years. She had no children.

Suffered a broken hip during the January 17 1994 Northridge (California) earthquake and died of complications exactly eight months later. She was interred at Forest Lawn - Hollywood Hills Cemetery.

Won the title of Miss Lake Arrowhead in 1929.