Promotional photo, 1940
|Born||Helen Hayes Brown|
10 October 1900
Washington, D.C., U.S.
|Died||17 Mairch 1993 (aged 92)|
Nyack, New York, U.S.
(m. 1928; his death 1956)
|Childer||Mary MacArthur |
James MacArthur (adoptit)
Helen Hayes MacArthur (née Brown; October 10, 1900 – Mairch 17, 1993) wis an American actress whase career spanned awmaist 80 years. She eventually garnered the nickname "First Lady of American Theatre" an wis ane o 12 fowk wha hae wan an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar an a Tony Awaird (an EGOT). Hayes an aa received the Presidential Medal o Freedom, America's heichest ceevilian honour, frae then-Preses Ronald Reagan in 1986.
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- Reagan, Ronald."Ronald Reagan: Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Presidential Medal of Freedom – May 12, 1986" presidency.ucsb.edu, May 12, 1986, accessed August 27, 2011