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Swanson, Gloria

Syllabification: Swan·son, Gloria
Pronunciation: /ˈswänsən
 
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Definition of Swanson, Gloria in English:

( 1899–1983), US actress; born Gloria May Josephine Svensson. She was a major star of silent movies, such as Sadie Thompson (1928), but is chiefly known for her performance as the fading movie star in Sunset Boulevard (1950).

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