Eltinge, Julian

Eltinge, Julian

(1883–1941) actor; born in Newtownville, Mass. A leading female impersonator, he charmed audiences with his elegant appearance and deft wit, touring in vaudeville (1906–32) with brief appearances on stage and screen.
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