Died Today (January 2nd): Una Merkel (1903–1986)

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unamerkel.jpgUna Merkel (1903–1986)

Born: December 10, 1903 in Covington, Kentucky, USA
Died: January 2, 1986 (age 82) in Los Angeles, California, USA

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6230 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on February 8, 1960.

Her name was pronounced U-nah MER-cull.

Following her death, she was interred near her parents, Arno and Bess Merkel, at Highland Cemetery in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.

The Bank Dick
1940
dir. Cline
Starring
WC Fields
Cora Witherspoon
THE PARENT TRAPThe Parent Trap
1961
dir. David Swift
Starring
Maureen O’Hara
Hayley Mills

MOVIE POSTERKILL THE UMPIRE
1950
dir. Lloyd Bacon
Stars:
William Bendix
Una Merkel

 

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