Norah Baring

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Norah Baring
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Norah Baring, 1938
Born (1905-11-26)26 November 1905
Died 8 February 1985(1985-02-08) (aged 79)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1928–1934

Norah Baring (26 November 1905 – 8 February 1985), born Norah Minnie Baker,[2] was an English film actress most famous for portraying "Diana Baring" in the Alfred Hitchcock thriller Murder! (1930). She is also known for playing the female lead in Anthony Asquith's silent thriller A Cottage on Dartmoor (1929). Originally she studied art before succumbing to the footlights and soon became well known to London theatre goers.

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  1. ^ BFI biodata
  2. ^ "Index entry". FreeBMD. ONS. Retrieved 20 February 2011. 

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