MERLE OBERON  (1911 - 1979)   The Scarlet Pimpernel (1936), Wuthering Heights (1939), A Song to Remember (1945), Desirée (1954), Hotel (1967).

Wuthering Heights actress's secret: Her sister was actually her mother

But new records show her father was in fact a railway engineer from Darlington - who had Merle by the daughter of his then-girlfriend.

Actress Merle Oberon looking immensely beautiful, circa 1940.

Merle Oberon Picture - My nickname at school.

meganmonroes: “ “Merle Oberon in 1943. ” ”

block-magazine: “ “Merle Oberon in 1943 ” ”

Merle won the part of Anne Boleyn and Korda didn’t like the name Thompson so he changed it to Oberon. Description from morningmail.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Wuthering Heights actress's secret: Her sister was actually her mother

Actress Merle Oberon was born today in Some of her list of credits include Wuthering Heights, Desiree, Hotel, Berlin Express, A Song To Remember and That Uncertain Feeling. She also appeared on TV drama shows. She passed in

Merle Oberon (1911 - 1979)

Merle Oberon 1945 - The ONLY good Catherine in any Wuthering Heights film ever produced.

Merle Oberon by George Hurrell, 1930s. ~ ~ Such a Beauty,  My Mother Said She Was Gorgeous! ~

Merle Oberon / Born: Estelle Merle Thompson, February 1911 in India / Died: November 1979 (age in Malibu, California, USA

Merle OBERON (1911-1979) Bio * AFI Top Actress nominee > Active 1928-73 > Born Estelle Merle Thompson 19 Feb 1911 Bombay, British India > Died 23 Nov 1979 (aged 68) California > Spouses: Alexander Korda (1939–45 div); Lucien Ballard (1945–49 div); Bruno Pagliai (1957–73 div); Robert Wolders (1975–79, her death) > Children: 2. Photo by George Hurrell, 1940.

Merle Oberon, photo by George Hurrell, 1940

Merle Oberon by Cecil Beaton

Classic Merle Oberon of Indian - Anglo Heritage.

Merle Oberon

Merle Oberon

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Merle Oberon, ca. Her father was British (Welsh) and her mother was…

Merle Oberon- first Asian (Anglo-Indian) woman to be nominated for an Oscar for her role as Kitty Vane in Dark Angel in 1935.

Merle Oberon February 1911 – 23 November was an Anglo-Indian actress.

Merle Oberon as Catherine Earnshaw Linton and David Niven as Edgar Linton in "Wuthering Heights" (1939). Director: William Wyler.

Wuthering Heights (1939) – Obsessive, Destructive Love

Merle Oberon as Catherine Earnshaw Linton and David Niven as Edgar Linton in "Wuthering Heights" Director: William Wyler.

Merle Oberon. Such an exotic beauty.

Friday nights need the serene beauty of Merle Oberon

Merle Oberon, 1943

Merle Oberon 1943 a real beauty.

Merle Oberon the unforgettable Cathy in Wuthering Heights

The beautiful Merle Oberon

Merle Oberon, Actress. Anglo-Indian, some say half Sri-Lankan and half Irish.

The stunning Merle Oberon February 1911 – 23 November

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