Delma Byron

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Delma Byron
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Delma Byron
Born (1913-07-31)July 31, 1913
Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
Died May 29, 2006(2006-05-29) (aged 92)
Leland, Michigan, USA
Other names Brook Byron
Occupation Dancer and film actor
Years active 1935-1962

Delma Byron, born Sara Delma Bynum in Weakley County, Tennessee, was a dancer and actress, born in 1913 and died in 2006. She also acted under the name Brook Byron. It was under this name that she portrayed Sally Cato MacDougall in Auntie Mame.

Career[edit]

She ran away from home to join a revue as a dancer. She had no professional experience but had studied dancing from the age of ten. She toured the southern states then later took a job modeling clothes. The became an actress and toured. She was discovered by 20th Century Fox and given a chance in films.

Partial filmography[edit]

She also appeared in The Untouchables, Richard Diamond, Private Detective, M Squad and others.

External links[edit]

  • [1] Brook Byron imdb