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Miriam Seegar (1907–2011)


Miriam Seegar was born on September 1, 1907 in Greentown, Indiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Seven Keys to Baldpate (1929), What a Man (1930) and When Knights Were Bold (1929). She was married to Tim Whelan. She died on January 2, 2011 in Pasadena, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Seven Keys to Baldpate
(1929)
What a Man
What a Man Eileen Kilbourne
(1930)
When Knights Were Bold
(1929)
Fashions in Love
Fashions in Love Delphine Martin
(1929)

Filmography

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 1932 False Faces
Lottie Nation (as Miriam Seeger)
 1932 Out of Singapore
Mary Carroll Murray
 1932 Strangers of the Evening
Ruth Daniels (as Miriam Seeger)
 1932 The Famous Ferguson Case
Mrs. Judd Brooks (uncredited)
 1931/II The Woman Between
Doris Whitcomb (as Miriam Seeger)
 1931 The Lion and the Lamb
Madge
 1930 The Dawn Trail
June Denton (as Miriam Seeger)
 1930/I Big Money
Joan McCall
 1930 What a Man
Eileen Kilbourne
 1930 New Movietone Follies of 1930
Mary Mason
 1930 Clancy in Wall Street
Katie Clancy
 1929 Seven Keys to Baldpate
Mary Norton
 1929 Fashions in Love
Delphine Martin
 1929 When Knights Were Bold
Lady Rowena
 1929 The Love Doctor
Grace Tyler
 1928 Valley of the Ghosts
Stella Nelson
 1928 The Price of Divorce
The Other Woman
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 2000 I Used to Be in Pictures (Documentary)
Herself
 1930 Fashion News (Documentary short)
Herself (1930)
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 1930 Such Is the Law
Other Woman - from 'The Price of Divorce'
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Hertz Rent-A-Car. See more »

Alternate Names:

Miriam Seeger | Miriam Segar

Height:

5' 0¾" (1.54 m)
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Personal Quote:

[About shooting The Dawn Trail (1930)] There was a scene in the picture that was very scary. I was scared to death. The cattle stampeded--and they were to go around us. I had the right to refuse, because this was dangerous, but I didn't. I was in the ditch while, offscreen, cowboys on horses would turn the cattle away, just as they were coming to the ditch! They didn't go over me, but if they had... See more »

Trivia:

She and director/husband had two sons. Tim Whelan Jr. and Michael, the latter born with Downs Syndrome. Her husband died in 1957 and, tragically, both sons died within a span of nine months later on. She has 2 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. See more »

Nickname:

Mimi

Star Sign:

Virgo

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