Shannon, Peggy (1907–1941)

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Shannon, Peggy (1907–1941)

American actress. Born Winona Sammon, Jan 10, 1907, in Pine Bluff, AR; died May 11, 1941, in North Hollywood, CA; m. Allan Davis; m. Albert G. Roberts, 1940 (killed himself 19 days after her death).

Made NY debut as a dancer in the Ziegfeld Follies (1923); also appeared in Earl Carroll Vanities, What Ann Brought Home, High Gear, Back Here, The Cross Roads, Napi, Page Miss Glory and Alice Takat; films include The Man I Marry, Youth on Parole, Girls on Probation, Blackwell's Island, The Adventures of Jane Arden and Fixer Dugan.