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People/Characters: Carole Landis

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Change Lobsters, and Dance : An Autobiography by Lilli Palmer
Dark Sparkler by Amber Tamblyn
Fallen Angels by Kirk Crivello
Fatal Charm: The Life of Rex Harrison by Alexander Walker
Here Is Your War by Ernie Pyle
Radio Comedy by Arthur Frank Wertheim
Rex: An autobiography by Rex Harrison

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Carole Landis, born Frances Lillian Mary Ridste in Fairchild, Wisconsin, (January 1, 1919 – July 5, 1948) was an American film and stage actress, who worked as a contract-player for Twentieth Century-Fox in the 1940s. Her breakthrough role was as the female lead in the 1940 film One Million B.C., with United Artists. Landis was known as "The Ping Girl" and "The Chest" because of her curvy figure.

Landis committed suicide on July 5, 1948, at the age of 29.

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