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Jean Darling

Jean Darling (August 23, 1922 – September 4, 2015) was an American child actress who was a regular in the Our Gang short subjects series from 1927-29. Prior to her death, she was one of four surviving cast members from the silent era cast of Our Gang (Lassie Lou Ahern, Mildred Kornman and Dorothy Morrison being the others). At the time of her death in 2015, Darling was, along with Baby Peggy, one of the last surviving actors who worked in the silent film era.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 23, 1922 (Santa Monica), Died September 4, 2015 (Rodgau)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 72852 10-in. 5/9/1945 June is bustin' out all over Carousel Orchestra and Chorus vocalist  
Decca 72853 10-in. 5/9/1945 Blow high, blow low ; This was a real nice clambake Carousel Orchestra and Chorus vocalist  
Decca 72854 10-in. 5/11/1945 You're a queer one, Julie Jordan ; Mister Snow Carousel Orchestra and Chorus vocalist  
Decca 72884 10-in. 5/21/1945 Soliloquy, part 2 Carousel Orchestra and Chorus vocalist  
Decca 72885 10-in. 5/21/1945 When the children are asleep Carousel Orchestra and Chorus vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Darling, Jean," accessed October 5, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310927.

Darling, Jean. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 5, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310927.

"Darling, Jean." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 5 October 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/310927

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