Walker in 1920
June 14, 1900|
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||February 3, 1966
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Stage, film, television actress|
June Walker (June 14, 1900 – February 3, 1966) was an American stage and film actress.
She appeared on Broadway in such plays as Green Grow the Lilacs, The Farmer Takes a Wife, and Twelfth Night. She was the first actress to portray the character of Lorelei Lee, in the 1926 Broadway production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. She played Linda Loman to Thomas Mitchell's Willy in the 1949 touring company of Death of a Salesman. She toured as Vinnie in Life with Father
In 1926, she married British actor Geoffrey Kerr (born January 26, 1895 — died July 1, 1971). The couple divorced in 1943; their son is actor John Kerr (born 1931 – died 2013). She appeared with her son in a 1954 episode of NBC's Justice. It was his first acting engagement.
- "Justice". The Classic TV Archive. Retrieved February 8, 2011.
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