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Jan Miner
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    (October 15, 1917-February 15, 2004)
    Died at 86
    Acted in 'Mermaids' (1990), 'Used Innocence' (1989), 'Endless Love' (1981), 'Willie and Phil' (1980), 'Lenny' (1974) and 'Swimmer' (1968)
    Portrayed Ann Williams on 'Crime Photographer'
    Performed on Broadway in 'The Women,' 'Watch on the Rhine' and 'Heartbreak House'
    Portrayed Mary Wesley on the syndicated radio show 'Boston Blackie' (1945-1949)
    She is almost exclusively known for appearing in a TV commercial.
    Although she died on February 15th, some newspapers reported her death as February 17th and CNN reported it as February 18th.
    As Palmolive advertising icon, Madge the Manicurist, palmolive sales rose.
    Her advertising role as Madge was one of the longest on-going TV endorsements, lasting twenty-seven years (1965-92).
    She did the Palmolive commercials in four foreign languages (Danish, French, German and Italian).
    She was a pioneer of TV starring in the 1951 'Crime Photographer.'
    She appeared in almost two dozen 'Robert Montgomery Presents' episodes.
    She performed in many local theater production.
    Her biggest acting role was that of Sally Marr, Lenny Bruce's mother, in 'Lenny.'
    In 2018, Out of 4 Votes: 25.00% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 5 Votes: 60.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 4 Votes: 75.00% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 18 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 11 Votes: 45.45% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 56 Votes: 71.43% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 7 Votes: 28.57% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 20 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 77 Votes: 38.96% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 37 Votes: 35.14% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 98 Votes: 42.86% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 112 Votes: 42.86% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 171 Votes: 45.03% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 269 Votes: 46.47% Annoying
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