Jane Seymour (actress)

Jane Seymour, OBE is a BritishAmerican actress best known for her performances in the James Bond film Live and Let Die , Somewhere In Time , East of Eden , Onassis The Richest Man in the World , War and Remembrance , the 1989 political thriller La Rvolution franaise as the illfated queen Marie Antoinette, Wedding Crashers , and the American television series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman . She has earned an Emmy Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2000.

Joyce Penelope Wilhelmina Frankenberg was bornFebruary 1951 in Hayes, Middlesex, England, the daughter of Mieke , a nurse, and John Benjamin Frankenberg, an obstetrician. Her father was Jewish he was born in England, to a family from Poland . Her mother was a Dutch Protestant who was a prisoner of war during World War II, and who had lived in Indonesia. Janes paternal grandfather had come to live in the East End of London after escaping the Czarist pogroms when he was 14. He is listed in the 1911 census for Bethnal Green, working as a hairdresser, and eventually went on to have his own company.

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