Peggy Shannon

Peggy Shannon
1907 - 1941

Peggy Shannon  American Actress


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Peggy Shannon passed away on 11th May 1941 aged 34.


Peggy Shannon was previously married to Albert G. Roberts (1940 - 1941) and Alan Davis (1926 - 1940).


American Actress Peggy Shannon was born Winona Sammon on 10th January, 1907 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas and passed away on 11th May 1941 North Hollywood, California aged 34. She is most remembered for The Back Page (1934). Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Peggy Shannon is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Arkansas, 20th-century American actresses and American stage actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 16 years, 6 months 9 years, 7 months 2 years, 7 months
Total2 16 years, 6 months 9 years, 7 months 2 years, 7 months


First Name Peggy
Last Name Shannon
Maiden Name Sammon
Full Name at Birth Winona Sammon
Alternative Name Winona Sammon Roberts, Winona Sammon Davis
Age 34 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th January, 1907
Birthplace Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Died 11th May, 1941
Place of Death North Hollywood, California
Cause of Death Acute Alcoholism
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Distinctive Feature Her hair., Her lips., Her eyes.
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Back Page (1934)
Year(s) Active 1923–1940
Father Edward Sammon
Mother Nannie Sammon
Sister Carol Sammons
Friend Wynne Gibson

Peggy Shannon (January 10, 1907 – May 11, 1941) was an American actress. She appeared on the stage and screen of the 1920s and 1930s.

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Peggy Shannon34 CapricornActress
Albert G. Roberts38 Libra
Alan Davis30 Virgo


The House Across the Bay1940AliceMovie
Cafe Hostess1940NellieMovie
All About Hash1940Edith Henry, Mickey's motherShort Film
Triple Justice1940SusanMovie
Blackwell's Island1939Pearl MurrayMovie
The Women1939Mrs. Jones (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Jane Arden1939Lola MartinMovie
The Amazing Mr. Williams1939Kitty (uncredited)Movie
Dad for a Day1939Mary BakerShort Film
Fixer Dugan1939Aggie MorenoMovie
Girls on Probation1938Inmate Ruth (uncredited)Movie
Youth on Parole1937PeggyMovie
Romancing Along1937Movie
Ellis Island1936Betty ParkerMovie
The Man I Marry1936Margot PottsMovie
The Case of the Lucky Legs1935Thelma BellMovie
Fighting Lady1935Dora HartMovie
Night Life of the Gods1935Daphne LambertMovie
The Back Page1934Jerry HamptonMovie
Deluge1933Claire ArlingtonMovie
Girl Missing1933DaisyMovie
Turn Back the Clock1933Elvina Wright, Elvina GimletMovie
The Devil's Mate1933Nancy WeaverMovie
Fury of the Jungle1933Joan LeesomMovie
Society Girl1932Judy GelettMovie
The Painted Woman1932KiddoMovie
False Faces1932Elsie FryerMovie
Hotel Continental1932Ruth CarletonMovie
This Reckless Age1932Mary BurkeMovie
Touchdown1931Mary GehringMovie
The Road to Reno1931Lee MilletMovie
The Secret Call1931Wanda KellyMovie
Silence1931Norma Davis, Norma PowersMovie
Opening Night1931Short Film
The Meal Ticket1931FriendMovie
Gob, The1930Movie
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katsotJun 21, 2010

On the 1920 Census, she is also listed as being born in 1907 for Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

katsotJun 20, 2010

She was not born in 1910, because she was born in 1907: You have saved this record to My Ancestry (Shoebox). This record has been added to your shoebox. 1910 United States Federal Census about Winna Sommon Name: Winna Sommon [Winna Sammon] Age in 1910: 4 Estimated birth year: abt 1906 Birthplace: Arkansas Relation to Head of House: Daughter Father`s Name: Edward N Father`s Birth Place: Georgia Mother`s Name: Nannie M Mother`s Birth Place: Mississippi Home in 1910: Pine Bluff Ward 2, Jefferson, Arkansas Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Female Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Edward N Sommon 29 Nannie M Sommon 25 Winna Sommon 4

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