Leora Dana

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Leora Dana
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Leora Dana in trailer for Some Came Running (1958)
Born (1923-04-01)April 1, 1923
New York City, New York, U.S.
Died December 13, 1983(1983-12-13) (aged 60)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation American film, TV and stage actress
Years active 1956–1983
Spouse(s) Kurt Kasznar (1950-1958) divorced
Awards Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play

Leora Dana (April 1, 1923, New York City, New York – December 13, 1983, New York City, New York) was an American film, stage and television actress.

She won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play in 1973 for The Last of Mrs. Lincoln.

In 1961, she appeared in an episode ("The Scott Machine") of the television series The Asphalt Jungle.

Personal life[edit]

She was married to actor Kurt Kasznar from 1950 to 1958; the childless union ended in divorce.

Death[edit]

Leora Dana died of cancer, aged 60, in 1983

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