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Muriel Teresa Wright (or simply Teresa Wright; 27 October 1918 – 6 March 2005) was an American Academy Award winning actress. She starred in many movies. She received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her acting performance in Mrs. Miniver in 1942. She was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in The Pride of the Yankees, also in 1942. She was also in Shadow of a Doubt, which was by Alfred Hitchcock and in other movies.

Wright was born Harlem in New York City. She died in New Haven, Connecticut from a heart attack at 86.

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