Anne Bancroft (Actress) was born on September 17, 1931 in The Bronx, New York, USA. Anne Bancroft died on June 06, 2005 in New York City, New York at age of 73 in New York City, New York due to Uterine cancer. Anne Bancroft's horoscope sun sign is Virgo
and Chinese zodiac sign is Goat
. Anne Bancroft was famous for Best Actress as Annie Sullivan in "The Miracle Worker"
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Anne Bancroft is 5' 8" (173 cm) tall, with brown - dark eyes and brown - dark hair. Anne Bancroft graduated from Christopher Columbus High School, The Bronx, 1948 and American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Anne Bancroft"s nationality is American and religion is Jewish.
Meanings of Name Anne
The name Anne was originated from Hebrew. It is used as a female name. The name Anne is of the meaning of Grace; favour. The name Anne is used in English, French and Norwegian speaking countries. Anne gained popularity through the belief that St Anne was the mother of the Virgin Mary. There is no Biblical basis for this, though Anna is one of the people who meets the infant Jesus at the Temple of Jerusalem.
Anne is the name of various Queens. Queen Anne of Great Britain was the last of the Stuart monarchs, whose reign oversaw the Act of Union between England and Scotland. Two of Henry VIII's wives were named Anne - Anne Boleyn and Anne of Cleves. Anne of Brittany was the wife of two French kings and Duchess of Brittany in her own right. She was one of the richest women in Europe at the end of the 15th century. Anne is also the name of the current Princess Royal of Great Britain.
'Queen Anne' style is a type of furniture and architecture. 'Queen Anne's lace' is another name for wild carrot, it is named after Queen Anne of Great Britain.
Anne Frank (or Annelies) was a Jewish girl, famous for the diary she wrote when in hiding from the Germans during World War Two.
Anne was the youngest of the Brontė sisters.
Other famous Annes include author Anne Rice, photographer Anne Geddes, actresses Anne Hathaway and Anne Bancroft, and 18th century pirate Anne Bonny..
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