Bonnie Poe

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Bonnie Poe
Born(1912-10-15)October 15, 1912
DiedOctober 16, 1993(1993-10-16) (aged 81)
Other namesBeth, Crazy Poe, Izzy
OccupationActress, voice artist
Years active1933–1938
Known forBetty Boop, Olive Oyl

Bonnie Poe (October 15, 1912 – October 16, 1993) was an American actress and voice artist, best known for providing the voice for the Fleischer Studios animated character Betty Boop beginning in 1933.


In 1933, Poe was a voice actress for Betty Boop.[1] Poe was the initial voice for the character Olive Oyl in that studio's series of Popeye cartoons. Poe also portrayed Betty Boop in an on-camera live action short.

Poe died from complications connected to pneumonia in 1993.




  1. ^ "The Hollywood Creation of Betty Boop". Retrieved July 8, 2019.
  2. ^ "Betty Boop's Life Guard". IMDb. Retrieved July 8, 2019.
  3. ^ "The Swing School (1938)". IMDb. Retrieved July 8, 2019.

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