Isobel Barnett

as Herself in the movie Pantomania: Babes in the Wood

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Real name is Isobel Morag Marshall
Was born at 30 June 1918 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK . Died at 20 October 1980, Cossington, Leicestershire, England, UK (suicide)
There is some small facts about Isobel Barnett:
  • A doctor and magistrate, in 1980 she was convicted of stealing one food can worth about $1 - a curious act in view of her undoubted wealth. She committed suicide because of what she saw as "the social shame".
  • For many years she was a star panellist on BBC TV's version of "What's My Line".
  • A qualified doctor, she chaired the Royal College of Nursing's 1978 convention.
  • In 1996 a variety of the plant Liliaceae Hosta was named after her. A fuchsia variety is also named for her.
  • She became Lady Barnett after her husband was knighted for political and public services to the city of Leicester in 1953.
  • She had one son, Alastair, born in 1944.
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There is the list of movies, where Isobel Barnett was taked part:
1 Pantomania: Babes in the Wood movie Pantomania: Babes in the Wood 1957 as Herself
2 Golden Gala movie Golden Gala 1978 as Herself
3 Simon and Laura movie Simon and Laura 1955 as Herself
4 Mainly for Women movie Mainly for Women 1947 as Herself
5 Parkinson movie Parkinson 1971 as Herself
6 Rich and Rich movie Rich and Rich 1957 as Herself - Guest
7 This Is Your Life movie This Is Your Life 1969 as Herself - Guest
8 Whats My Line movie Whats My Line 1951 as Herself - Panellist
9 Whats My Line? movie Whats My Line? 1973 as Herself - Panellist
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