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Eloise Greenfield


American children’s author most widely known for presenting an authentic and positive view of contemporary African-American communities. She went to Miner Teachers University, but didn’t complete her level as she understood she didn’t desire to be a instructor. She, instead, proved helpful for the POSTOFFICE. She gained the Coretta Scott Ruler Award on her behalf 1976 book, Africa Wish. She and her hubby, Steve, acquired one daughter called Monica. She composed a significant biography of civil privileges head Rosa Parks.

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Full Name Eloise Greenfield
Date Of Birth May 17, 1929
Place Of Birth Parmele, NC
Profession Children's Author
Education Cardozo Education Campus
Nationality American
Awards Coretta Scott King Award for Authors, Jane Addams Children's Book Award
Nominations NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Children's
Star Sign Taurus

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1Her parents were named Jacob & Clara; additionally, she had two brothers and one sister.
2She grew up in the Forest Park section of Baltimore, Maryland.
3Mother, with Herbert B. Swope Jr., of actress Tracy Brooks Swope.



Goodyear Theatre1959TV SeriesMuriel Blandings
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1959TV SeriesBeth Jones
Good Day for a Hanging1959Ruth Granger (as Maggie Hayes)
Yancy Derringer1958TV SeriesRuby
The Millionaire1958TV SeriesLee Scott
Target1958TV Series
Fräulein1958Lt. Berdie Dubbin (as Maggie Hayes)
Girl in the Woods1958Bell Cory (as Maggie Hayes)
The Case Against Brooklyn1958Lil Polombo nee Alexander (as Maggie Hayes)
Climax!1956-1958TV SeriesEileen Shelton / Sylvia
Tombstone Territory1958TV SeriesSally Wilson
Damn Citizen1957Dorothy Grevemberg (as Maggie Hayes)
Trackdown1957TV SeriesAbby Lindon
Zane Grey Theater1957TV SeriesRose / Susan Ramsey
Omar Khayyam1957Queen Zarada
The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial1957TV SeriesMrs. Ann Hastings
Conflict1957TV SeriesEileen Callister
Matinee Theatre1956-1957TV SeriesMargaret Tydings / Eve Endicott
General Electric Theater1957TV SeriesMolly Malone
Playhouse 901957TV SeriesHalle Arlington
Cheyenne1956TV SeriesIris Danner
Wire Service1956TV SeriesMary Carberry
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp1956TV SeriesDora Hand
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1956TV SeriesTracey King
From the Desk of Margaret Tyding1956
Chevron Hall of Stars1956TV SeriesVirginia
The Bottom of the Bottle1956Lil Breckinridge
The Loretta Young Show1955TV SeriesJulie Vaughn / Miss Ewing
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950-1955TV Series
Violent Saturday1955Mrs. Emily Fairchild
Blackboard Jungle1955Lois Judby Hammond
Producers' Showcase1954TV SeriesMartha (segment 'Shadow Play')
The Story of Ruth1954TV Movie
Suspense1953-1954TV Series
Campbell Summer Soundstage1953-1954TV Series
Schlitz Playhouse1953TV SeriesPolly Manning
Robert Montgomery Presents1952-1953TV SeriesAlice Newcombe / Maggie Frazer / Betty Roberts
Short Short Dramas1953TV SeriesMarion Diamond
The Doctor1952TV SeriesAnn
Kraft Theatre1952TV Series
Fireside Theatre1951TV Series
Studio One in Hollywood1951TV Series
Starlight Theatre1951TV Series
Lights Out1951TV SeriesAllison Lane
The Adventures of Ellery Queen1950TV Series
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1950TV Series
Little Women1946TV MovieJo
They Got Me Covered1943Lucille
One Dangerous Night1943Patricia Blake Shannon
Stand By All Networks1942Lela Cramer
Scattergood Survives a Murder1942Gail Barclay
The Glass Key1942Eloise Matthews
Take a Letter, Darling1942Sally French
Saboteur1942Henry's Wife in Movie (uncredited)
The Lady Has Plans1942Rita Lenox
Louisiana Purchase1941Louisiana Belle
Sullivan's Travels1941Secretary
The Night of January 16th1941Nancy Wakefield
Skylark1941Blake's Receptionist (uncredited)
New York Town1941Lola Martin (uncredited)
Henry Aldrich for President1941Miss Patterson (uncredited)
In Old Colorado1941Myra Woods
Tugboat Annie Sails Again1940Rosie (as Dana Dale)
Just a Cute Kid1940ShortHortense (as Dana Dale)
City for Conquest1940Sally - Irene's Friend (uncredited)
Money and the Woman1940Depositor (uncredited)
Ladies Must Live1940Chorus Girl (as Dana Dale)
The Man Who Talked Too Much1940Governor's Secretary (as Dana Dale)
A Flame in the Wind1964TV SeriesRoxanne Reynolds (1964-1966) (as Maggie Hayes)
Flipper1964TV SeriesCongresswoman Helen Browning
The Defenders1964TV SeriesMaggie Daly
Perry Mason1957-1963TV SeriesLeslie Rankin / Joyce Gilbert / Vivian Bell / ...
The Comedy Spot1962TV SeriesAgnes Carol
Target: The Corruptors1962TV SeriesEmma Leroy
House of Women1962Zoe Stoughton
Golden Showcase1962TV SeriesLeontine
77 Sunset Strip1962TV SeriesConnie Lansing
13 West Street1962Mrs. Madeleine Landry
The New Breed1962TV SeriesEve Steiner
Bonanza1961TV SeriesLady Linda Chadwick
Rawhide1961TV SeriesMrs. North
Michael Shayne1961TV SeriesHelen Walker
The Chevy Mystery Show1960TV SeriesMuriel Girard
Markham1960TV SeriesSylvia Lennard
Rosie1960TV MovieHelen
Bourbon Street Beat1959TV SeriesDella Cavanagh
Girls Town1959Mother Veronica (as Maggie Hayes)
The Beat Generation1959Joyce Greenfield (as Maggie Hayes)



I Wanted Wings1941stand-in: Constance Moore - uncredited



This Is Your Life1989TV Series documentaryHerself
Girl Talk1963TV SeriesHerself
Here's Hollywood1961TV SeriesHerself
The Jack Benny Program1954TV SeriesHerself
Your Show of Shows1953TV SeriesHerself - Guest Performer
Robert Montgomery Presents1952TV SeriesHerself
What's My Line?1951TV SeriesHerself - Guest Panelist
Fashion Horizons1940Documentary shortHerself, Featured in "New York Town"

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Frontier Justice1959TV SeriesSusan

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