Deborah Raffin

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Deborah Iona Raffin
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/13/1953, Pisces
  • Date of Death: 11/21/2012
  • Profession: Actor; director; producer
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Deborah Raffin Fast Facts:
  • Was discovered in an elevator by a talent agent.
  • With her husband, founded Dove Audio Inc., which produced books on tape.
  • Was considered for the role of Sandy in the film Grease, after Susan Dey turned it down.
  • Her role in the 1976 made-for-TV movie Nightmare in Badham County made her a huge star in China.
  • Toured China promoting the Hollywood film industry.
  • Passed away at 59 of leukemia.
  • Deborah Raffin Relationships:
  • William Raffin - Brother
  • Phillip Raffin - Father
  • Judy Holston - Sister
  • Michael Viner - Ex-husband
  • Trudy Marshall - Mother
  • Taylor Rose Viner - Daughter
  • Deborah Raffin Awards:
  • 1981 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • 1993 Grammy: Best Spoken Word Album For Children - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended L.A. Valley College, Valley Glen, CA

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