Irene Dunne, at about two years old.
Irene Marie Dunn, born in Louisville, Kentucky
(December 20, 1898 – September 4, 1990)
Irene Dunne was a film actress and singer of the 1930s, 1940s and early
1950s. She was nominated five times for the Academy Award for Best
Actress, for her performances in Cimarron (1931), Theodora Goes Wild
(1936), The Awful Truth (1937), Love Affair (1939) and I Remember
Mama (1948). Dunne was named to the International Best Dressed
List Hall of Fame in 1958. The actress played piano at an early age
and hoped to become an opera singer.