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Stage Name

Birth Name

Mr. and Mrs Crane Douglas Crane
  Ivy Payne
     Douglas Crane partnered with his sweetheart Ivy Payne, who were married in the mid 1910s. The Crane's were a very successful West Coast ballroom dance team.

    Ivy was a solo dancer before really beginning her dance career in 1911 as an Egyptian dancer in the show "Kismet." Douglas was also a successful portrait artist prior to starting his dance career with Ivy. Ivy passed away in the late 1970s and was the oldest and longest serving member of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Birth Place

Birth Date

Spouse

Offspring

n/a d. late 1970s Douglas Crane, Wilson Yes
    Ivy Payne  

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Ballroom            
Tap            

Night Clubs

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Stage

West Coast Clubs n/a 1911 - Kismet
East Coast Cabarets        

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NOTE: Family Member Hugo Scales, also granddaughter of Douglas and Ivy (Payne) Crane.