BirthdayJanuary 11, 1901
BirthplaceBrooklyn, USA

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  1. About Joanna Roos

    Full name: Joanna Roos
    Also known as: Joanna Roos, Roos, Joanna
    Professions: American actress and playwright

  2. Joanna Roos Known for

    As the World Turns (1956), Splendor in the Grass (1961), The Edge of Night (1956), Patterns (1956)

  3. Joanna Roos Death information

    Died: Saturday, 13th of May, 1989 (Age: 88)

  4. Joanna Roos Biography

    Joanna Roos (January 11, 1901 – May 13, 1989) was an American Broadway, radio, and television actress and a playwright. She was born in Brooklyn in 1901 and attended Syracuse University as well as Yvette Guilbert's School in New York and Paris.In 1930 Roos performed the role of Sofya Alexandrovna in a classic performance of the Anton Chekhov play "Uncle Vanya" at the Cort Theatre in New York City, a production that one critic called "unforgettable". The show ran for seventy-one performances.She retired in 1979 from her role as Sarah Dale Caldwell McCauley on the soap opera Love of Life.She was a founding member of the New Dramatists Committee. Several of the plays she wrote for the group won awards.

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