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Diana Dors love of films began when her mother took her to local movie theaters. Seeing the actresses on screen, at the age of three she wanted to be an actress.

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Diana Dors was an actress and singer promoted as the 'English Marilyn Monroe'. According to Dors, her love of films began when her mother took her to local movie theaters. After seeing the actresses on screen, at the age of three, she new wanted to be an actress one day, and act she did. In addition to working in sexy comedies and risqué modeling, Dors was famous for hosting headline-worthy private parties.

She later gained popularity as a chat-show guest and there’s a bit of a mystery surrounding all her riches. She allegedly left it all for her son in her will but a secret password was required. The code was left with her husband actor Alan Lake, but after Lake committed suicide and the code was lost forever…. As is her fortune it seems.

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Lyra spends her days exploring all shades of history. In her writing, she covers topics ranging from the 'groovy' to the downright strange. She enjoys books, movies, and strong coffee. She also fancies herself the world's greatest air hockey player.