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The 1930s child star died April 20 at 91. Durbin made her feature film debut at the age of 15 in the film Three Smart Girls. She went on to appear in 100 Men and a Girl, which was nominated for a Best Picture Oscar. Durbin's musical talents were further showed off in the 1938 movies That Certain Age and Mad About Music. The following year she and Mickey Rooney were given miniature Academy Awards for "significant contribution in bringing to the screen the spirit and personification of youth." In 1946 Durbin's salary of $323,477 from Universal made her the second-highest-paid woman in America behind Bette Davis. Two years later, Durbin retired from acting.