Merle Oberon

Merle Oberon bio

Birth Name: Estelle Merle O’Brien Thompson

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: February 19, 1911

Date Of Death: November 23, 1979

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: Indian

Merle Oberon was born on the 19th of February, 1911. She was best known for being a Movie Actress. Star of classic Hollywood films of the 1930s who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in The Dark Angel.

Merle Oberon was born in India. She started acting at age 17, taking bit parts, usually uncredited, in various productions. Her most famous role was in Wuthering Heights, where creative lighting hid a prominent facial scar that she received in a car crash.

Merle Oberon was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Merle Oberon was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Estelle Merle O’Brien Thompson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Merle’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Merle Oberon’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Merle Oberon’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Merle Oberon kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Merle Oberon was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Estelle Merle O’Brien Thompson
NICKNAME: Obie, Estelle Merle Thompson, Queenie



Zodiac Sign: Merle Oberon was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Merle Oberon was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Merle Oberon had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Merle Oberon’s birth sign is Pisces and she had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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