Betty Compton

Betty Compton
1904 - 1944

Betty Compton  British Actress


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Betty Compton was previously married to Theodore Knappen (1942 - 1944) and Jimmy Walker (1933 - 1941).


British Actress Betty Compton was born Violet Halling Compton on 13th May, 1904 in Isle of Wight, England and passed away on 12th Jul 1944 New York, New York aged 40. She is most remembered for Too Many Millions (1934). Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Betty Compton is a member of the following lists: American theatre actor, 20th-century birth stubs, 20th-century English singers and 20th-century American singers.


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Married2 8 years, 11 months 6 years 3 years, 2 months
Total2 8 years, 11 months 6 years 3 years, 2 months


First Name Betty
Middle Name Halling
Last Name Compton
Full Name at Birth Violet Halling Compton
Alternative Name Betty Compton
Age 40 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th May, 1904
Birthplace Isle of Wight, England
Died 12th July, 1944
Place of Death New York, New York
Build Slim
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Stage, film actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Too Many Millions (1934)
Favorite Places England
Favorite Colors Pink, Green, Blue

Betty Compton (May 13, 1904 – July 12, 1944) was a stage actress who married New York City mayor Jimmy Walker in 1933. She was born as Violet Halling Compton in Sandown, Isle of Wight.

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Betty Compton40 TaurusActress
Theodore Knappen-
Jimmy Walker65 GeminiPolitician


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Mary PatriciaFemaleJimmy Walker
James JMaleJimmy Walker
TheodoreMaleTheodore Knappen


Too Many Millions1934AnneMovie
Legacy, The1930Movie




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