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Melinda Byron


Born - 20 October 1936, Evanston, Illinois, USA
Died - 30 May 2018

Dark-haired, dark-eyed, rather serious-looking young actress. with noticeably large gap between nose and lips. Born Carline Newman, and acting on radio as a child, she made her film debut at 11 in The Long Night (1947). Subsequent appearances included those in Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948), The Red Pony (1949), Henry, the Rainmaker (1949), Father Makes Good (1950) and Her First Romance (1951). In a brief run as an adult, she was seen in Loving You (1957), the female lead in Teenage Thunder (1957), Ten North Frederick (1958) and Noose for a Gunman (1960), her last. After appearances in TV drama series, she retired from acting on marrying businessman Faust Rossi in 1962; he survives her, along with their three children.