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Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.

Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.
Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.
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Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.
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Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.
Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander.
$19.90
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Marpessa Dawn with her husband Eric Vander. Marpessa Dawn (January 3, 1934 – August 25, 2008), also known as Gypsy Marpessa Dawn Menor, was an American-born French actress, singer, and dancer, best remembered for her role in the film Black Orpheus (1959). She married Camus, but divorced him soon after and married Belgian actor Eric Vander. Considered a great beauty, she was featured in November 1959 by Ebony and has been hailed as "one of Ebony magazine's prettiest cover girls, along with the likes of Dorothy Dandridge, Halle Berry, Vanessa Williams and Lena Horne".

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