Myrna Loy  

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Myrna Loy (August 2 1905December 14 1993) was an American film actress known for her vampish screen persona. Perhaps her most famous role was as Nora Charles, wife of detective Nick Charles (William Powell), in The Thin Man series. In 1938, she was voted the "Queen of Hollywood", in a contest which also voted Clark Gable the "King", and was considered to epitomize glamour and sophistication.

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