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Nan Grey
American actress

Nan Grey

Nan Grey
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Intro American actress
Was Actor Film actor
From United States of America
Field Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender female
Birth 25 July 1918, Houston, USA
Death 25 July 1993, San Diego, USA (aged 75 years)
Star sign Leo
Spouse: Frankie LaineJack Westrope
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Nan Grey (born Eschal Loleet Grey Miller, July 25, 1918 – July 25, 1993) was an American film actress.

Early years

Grey was born in Houston, Texas. In 1934, she went to Hollywood with her mother for a holiday. She was persuaded by a friend to take a screen test and ended up in pictures.

Grey attended the school that Universal Studios operated for children who had film contracts.



Grey's screen debut was in 1934 in Warner Brothers' Firebird. She starred opposite John Wayne in the 1936 film Sea Spoilers. Grey appeared in the Universal Monsters films Dracula's Daughter (1936) and The Invisible Man Returns (1940). She also appeared in the popular 1936 musical comedy Three Smart Girls as well as the 1939 sequel Three Smart Girls Grow Up.


Grey played Kathy Marshall in the NBC radio soap opera Those We Love 1938-1945. Grey played in The Lux Radio Theatre, November 8, 1937 episode, She Loves Me Not with Bing Crosby, Joan Blondell, and Sterling Holloway


In the 1960s, Grey invented and marketed a cosmetic mirror especially suited to nearsighted women. An obituary noted, "Among its users was Princess Grace of Monaco."

Personal life

On May 4, 1939, Grey married U. S. Racing Hall of Fame jockey Jack Westrope in Phoenix, Arizona.

She married singer Frankie Laine in June 1950, and Laine adopted Grey's daughters (Pam and Jan) from her marriage to Westrope.


The Laines' forty-three year union lasted until her death from heart failure on July 25, 1993, her 75th birthday.

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 13 May 2020. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
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