Beatrice Straight Biography (1918-2001)

Full name, Beatrice Whitney Straight; born August 2, 1918, in Old Westbury, NY; daughter of Willard Dickerman (a career U.S. Army officer, businessman, and diplomat) and Dorothy Payne (Whitney) Straight; married Peter Cookson (a producer, actor, and writer), June 2, 1949 (died January 6, 1990); children: Gary, Tony. Addresses: AGENT--STE Representation, 888 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019. PUBLICIST--Gertrude Brooks, 333 W. 56th Street, New York, NY 10019.

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August 2, 1918
Old Westbury, New York, United States
Death Details
April 7, 2001
Los Angeles, California

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