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Appel, Anna (1888–1963)

Romanian-born Yiddish stage, screen, and tv actress. Born May 1, 1888, in Bucharest, Romania; died Nov 19, 1963, in New York, NY; m. Isadore Appel (died 1909); m. Sigmund Ben Avi (died 1924).

Appeared on Yiddish stage for 50 years; on Broadway, credits include Did I Say No, Good Neighbors, All You Need is One Good Break, Highway Robbery, Abie's Irish Rose and The Golem; made film debut in Broken Hearts (1926), followed by The Heart of New York and Faithless, among others.

Appel, Anna (1888–1963)

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