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Jones, Shirley

Syllabification: Jones, Shirley
Pronunciation: /jōnz
 
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Definition of Jones, Shirley in English:

( 1934-), US actress and singer. She starred in the movie musicals Oklahoma! (1955) and Carousel (1956), as well as in Elmer Gantry (1960). She also played Shirley Partridge in television’s The Partridge Family (1970–74).

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