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Dorothy Janis
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    (February 19, 1910-March 10, 2010)
    Born in Dallas, Texas
    Birth name was Dorothy Jones
    Appeared in the films 'Kit Carson' (1928), 'Fleetwing' (1928), 'The Overland Telegraph' (1929), 'The Pagan' (1929) and 'Lummox' (1930)
    Studio publicity falsely claimed that she was half Cherokee.
    Only one print survives of her sole talkie, 'Lummox.'
    During filming of the unreleased 'White Captive' (1930), she was sued for 'alienation of affection' by the wife of sound technician Sidney Lund.
    She had sensuous lips.
    She was discovered when she visited her cousin who was working as a film extra.
    She was married to band leader Wayne King for 53 years until his death.

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