Fontanne
biographical name Lynn 1887?-1983 wife of Alfred Lunt American (English-born) actress

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  • Fontanne — [fän tan′] Lynn 1887? 1983; U.S. actress: wife of Alfred Lunt …   English World dictionary

  • Fontanne — noun United States actress (born in England) who married Alfred Lunt and performed with him in many plays (1887 1983) • Syn: ↑Lynn Fontanne • Instance Hypernyms: ↑actress …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fontanne — /fon tan /, n. Lynn, 1887 1983, U.S. actress, born in England (wife of Alfred Lunt). * * * …   Universalium

  • Fontanne — Fon•tanne [[t]fɒnˈtæn[/t]] n. big Lynn, 1887–1983, U.S. actress, born in England (wife of Alfred Lunt) …   From formal English to slang

  • Fontanne, Lynn — (1887 1983)    Born in England, Lillie Louise Fontanne debuted at the age of 17 in Cinderella (1905) after studying acting with the great Victorian star Ellen Terry. Fontanne s American debut came five years later in the innocuous Mr. Preedy and… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Fontanne,Lynn — Fon·tanne (fŏn tănʹ), Lynn. 1887? 1983. British born American actress who in 1922 married Alfred Lunt, with whom she performed in many stage productions, including Pygmalion (1926). * * * …   Universalium

  • Lynn Fontanne — Fotografiada por Carl Van Vechten en 1932 Nombre real Lillie Louise Fontanne Nacimiento 6 de diciembre de 1887 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lynn Fontanne — (1932) Lynn Fontanne (geboren als: Lillie Louise Fontanne; * 6. Dezember 1887 im London Borough of Redbridge, England; † 30. Juli 1983 in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin, USA) war eine britische Film und Theatersc …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lynn Fontanne — Infobox actor name = Lynn Fontanne caption = Photograph by Carl Van Vechten, 1932 birthname = Lillie Louise Fontanne birthdate = December 6 1887 location = Woodford, United Kingdom deathdate = death date and age|1983|7|30|1887|12|6 deathplace =… …   Wikipedia

  • Lunt and Fontanne — ▪ American husband and wife acting team  American husband and wife acting team who performed together in more than two dozen theatrical productions, from Sweet Nell of Old Drury (1923) to The Visit (1958). Alfred Lunt (b. Aug. 19, 1892, Milwaukee …   Universalium

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