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Jean Brooks

Actress Jean Brooks
Personal information
Birth nameRuby M. Kelly
Birth dateDecember 23, 1915
Place of birthHouston, Texas
Date of deathNovember 25, 1963(age 47)
Death placeRichmond, California
SpouseRichard Brooks
Thomas H. Leddy

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Jean Brooks (December 23, 1915, Houston, Texas - November 25, 1963, Richmond, California) born Ruby M. Kelly was an American film actress who appeared in over 30 films. She was raised in both New York City and Costa Rica, and was fluent in both English and Spanish. She never achieved major stardom in Hollywood, though she landed a number of prominent roles in the early 1940s. She eventually disappeared from Hollywood and died of complications from alcoholism.

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