Glynis Johns () | Playbill

Glynis Johns


However, all these paled beside her two big credits, one in the 1960s and one in the 1970s. In 1964, she played Winifred Banks, the mother of Jane and Michael Banks, who is so absorbed in the suffragist movement that she sometimes loses track of her children. She sang the Sherman Brothers’ anthem “Sister Suffragette.”

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  • Born: Oct 05, 1923 in Pretoria, South Africa
  • Death: Jan 04, 2024 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Roles (7)


Drama Desk Award
1973 Outstanding Performance Winner
Tony Award
1973 Best Actress in a Musical Winner

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