Inducted to the Walk of Fame on February 8, 1960 with 1 star. Comments
Quick Facts
Born:
March 19,
Beaver, Utah, USA
Died:
April 18,
Ethnicity:
Caucasian

Betty Compton was a stage actress who married New York City mayor Jimmy Walker in 1933. She was born as Violet Halling Compton in Sandown, Isle of Wight.

A member of Ziegfeld Follies, she appeared in the original stage production of Funny Face alongside Fred Astaire and Adele Astaire, as well as Oh, Kay! in 1926.

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