Margaret Seddon

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Margaret Seddon
Margaret Seddon The Meanest Man in the World (1944) 2.jpg
Born(1872-11-18)November 18, 1872
DiedApril 17, 1968(1968-04-17) (aged 95)
OccupationActress
Years active19151951

Margaret Seddon (November 18, 1872 April 17, 1968) was an American stage and film actress. She appeared in more than 100 films between 1915 and 1951. Her most memorable role was perhaps as one of The Pixilated Sisters, a comedic stage act with actress Margaret McWade. In 1936, they reprised their roles in the film Mr Deeds Goes to Town . On Broadway, Seddon performed in Modern Marriage (1911) and The Things That Count (1913). [1] She was born in Washington, D.C. and died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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References

  1. "Margaret Seddon". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on September 6, 2020. Retrieved September 6, 2020.