Betty Fields

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Betty Fields
Born13 September 1906 or 1910
Died16 January 1938 (aged 27 or 31)
Occupation Actress
Years active1930-1936
Spouse(s)Corky McKinley (m. 1927; div. 1928)
Martin Corscheshire (m. 1929; div. 1938)

Betty Fields (13 September 1906/1910 16 January 1938), born in Rochdale, Lancashire, was a British actress. [1] She was the sister of Gracie Fields. [2] In 1936 she starred in the lead of On Top of the World in a role originally intended for her sister. [3]



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  1. "Betty Fields profile at BFI". British Film Institute . Archived from the original on 15 January 2009. Retrieved 15 November 2015.
  2. Richards, Jeffrey (15 September 1997). Films and British National Identity: From Dickens to Dad's Army. Manchester University Press. pp. 266–. ISBN   9780719047435 . Retrieved 15 November 2015.
  3. Richards, Jeffrey (15 January 2010). The Age of the Dream Palace: Cinema and Society in 1930s Britain. I.B. Tauris. ISBN   9781848851221 . Retrieved 15 November 2015.