The stage actress Gertrude Lawrence died at the age of 54. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Actress who earned a 1952 Tony Award for her performance as Anna Leonowens in the Broadway musical The King and I. Her other stage credits include Blithe Spirit, Pygmalion, and Private Lives.
She married second husband Richard Aldrich in 1940. Previously, she had been the wife of Francis Gordon-Howley.