Famous People with Name Margaret

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Famous People with Name Margaret

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Margaret Hamilton     Margaret Hamilton       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Margaret Hamilton: was an American film actress best known for her iconic portrayal of The Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz. A former schoolteacher, Hamilton worked as a film character actor for about seven years before she was offered the role that defined her public image. In later years, she made frequent cameo appearances on television sitcoms and commercials. Hamilton also gained recognition for her work as an advocate of causes designed to benefit children and animals. She retained a lifelong commitment to public educatio

Margaret Jane Pauley     Margaret Jane Pauley       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Margaret Jane Pauley: is an American television journalist, and has been involved in news reporting since 1975. She is most known for her 13 year tenure on NBC's "Today" program and later 12 years of "Dateline NBC," and has acknowledged publicly her struggle with mental health and bipolar disorder. Pauley competed in debate and public speaking tournaments while enrolled at Warren Central High School in Indianapolis. Pauley graduated from Warren Central High School in 1968. She subsequently earned a scholarship to Indiana University, where she was involved in the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.

Margaret Mead     Margaret Mead       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Margaret Mead: was an American cultural anthropologist who was frequently a featured writer and speaker in the mass media throughout the 1960s and 1970s.She was both a popularizer of the insights of anthropology into modern American and western life, and also a respected, if controversial, academic anthropologist.

Margaret Colin     Margaret Colin       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Margaret Colin: After graduating from Hofstra University, Colin began her acting career in the soap opera The Edge of Night, playing an heiress and former terrorist. In seven months on that show, her character survived seven murder attempts and ended up marrying her stepbrother. She followed that role with a longer stint on As the World Turns, originating the role of Margo Montgomery, a character that is still part of that show more than 20 years later.

Margaret O'Rene "Peggy" Ryan     Margaret O       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Margaret O'Rene "Peggy" Ryan: was an American dancer who starred in a series of movie musicals at Universal Studios, tapping and clowning with Donald O'Connor.Her parents were vaudevilleians, "The Merry Dancing Ryans", and Peggy joined them onstage before she was two years old. Her singing, acting, and dancing skills were noticed by George Murphy, who helped her get a role in 1937's Top of the Town. Her first pairing with O'Connor was 1942's What's Cookin'?, and they appeared in films together throughout World War II.

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