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Georgia Backus (1900–1983)

Georgia Backus was born on October 13, 1900 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for Citizen Kane (1941), Cause for Alarm! (1951) and Song of Surrender (1949). She died on September 7, 1983 in Sun City, California, USA. See full bio »

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Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane Miss Anderson
Cause for Alarm!
Cause for Alarm! Mrs. Warren
Song of Surrender
Song of Surrender Mrs. Parry
Suddenly It's Spring
Suddenly It's Spring WAC Maj. Cheever


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 1952 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- A Southern Lady (1952)
 1951 The Mark of the Renegade
Duenna Concepcion
 1951 Apache Drums
Mrs. Keon
 1951 Cause for Alarm!
Mrs. Warren
 1950 Copper Canyon
Martha Bassett
 1950 Mother Didn't Tell Me
Mildred Tracy (uncredited)
 1950 No Man of Her Own
Nurse (uncredited)
 1949 Song of Surrender
Mrs. Parry
 1949 Too Late for Tears
Woman (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Sylvia Morse (uncredited)
 1948 Dream Girl
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring
WAC Maj. Cheever
 1944 Lady in the Dark
Miss Sullivan (uncredited)
 1944 Standing Room Only
Guest at Ritchie Home (uncredited)
 1943 The Moon Is Down
Villager (uncredited)
 1942 Lucky Jordan
Toyshop Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 My Heart Belongs to Daddy
Miss Peel (uncredited)
 1942 I Married a Witch
Older Woman (uncredited)
 1942 The Talk of the Town
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1942 Blondie for Victory
Mrs. Jones, Housewife of America (uncredited)
 1942 The Magnificent Ambersons
Matron (uncredited)
 1942 Not a Ladies' Man
Mrs. Roberts (uncredited)
 1942 Take a Letter, Darling
Saleslady (uncredited)
 1942 Shut My Big Mouth
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1942 The Lady Is Willing
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Bedtime Story
Cashier (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case
Mrs. Petherby (uncredited)
 1941 You Belong to Me
Attendant (uncredited)
 1941 Blondie in Society
Angry Neighbor Who Had Pies (uncredited)
 1941 They Dare Not Love
German Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 Citizen Kane
Miss Anderson
 1941 Repent at Leisure
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Footlight Fever
Imogene - Secretary (uncredited)
 1941 So Ends Our Night
Mrs. Kern (uncredited)
 1940 Nobody's Children
Mrs. Wynn (uncredited)

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Stage Play: The Assumption of Hannele. Written by Gerhart Hauptmann [final Broadway credit]. Cort Theatre: 15 Feb 1924- Feb 1924 (closing date unknown/3 performances). Cast: Morris Ankrum (as "Dr. Wachler"), Georgia Backus (as "Third Woman") [Broadway debut], Charles Ellis (as "Hanke"), Edward Forbes (as "Pleschke"), Charles Francis (as "... See more »

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