Summary: South African-born child actress signed by Warner Brothers to compete with Shirley Temple in the 1930's who sang with Al Jolson in 1936's The Singing Kid and starred alongside Pat O'Brien and Humphrey Bogart in 1937's The Great O'Malley but never drew crowds like Temple and Warner Bros. let her contract expire.
Cause of Death: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Born: November 23, 1927
Died: August 23, 2011
Location: Northridge, California