Barrie, Elaine (1915–2003)

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Barrie, Elaine (1915–2003)

American actress. Name variations: Elaine Barrie Barrymore. Born Elaine Jacobs, July 16, 1915; changed name to Barrie for the stage; died Mar 1, 2003, in New York, NY; attended Hunter College; m. John Barrymore, 1936 (div. Nov 27, 1940); no children.

Better known for her tumultuous marriage as the 4th wife of actor John Barrymore than for acting career, appeared with him in the play My Dear Children; films include the short, How to Undress in Front of Your Husband (1937), and the feature, Midnight (1939).

See also autobiography All My Sins Remembered (1964).