Place of Death
Los Angeles, California
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Born Dorothy Howe, the young actress was chosen as the female winner of Jesse L. Lasky`s "Gateway to Hollywood" radio talent search in July, 1939. Her reward was membership in the Screen Actor`s Guild and the stage name Virginia Vale. The male winner of the same contest was Kirby Grant.
After retiring from the screen, Vale worked 30+ years for Lockheed and was also an ice skating judge.
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Virginia Vale (20 May 1920 - 14 Sep 2006) was an American film actress. She starred in a number of B-movie Westerns but took a variety of other roles as well, notably in Blonde Comet (1941), in which she played a race car driver.
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Actress, U.S. Figure Skating Association Judge, Executive Secretary
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Deceased||Virginia Vale passed away on 14th Sep 2006 aged 86.|||