Thora Mathiason

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Seattle, Washington, USA
Born in Seattle, Washington to Gunnar and Gudny Matthiason. During high school in Ballard, WA, Thora was lead singer in many musicals and operas. A talent contest leads Thora to nightly coloratura soprano performances at the Paris Inn in Los Angeles. She also sang on NBC, CBS and KNX radio programs. Thora's Icelandic heritage drew her back to perform in Iceland and also for the Crown Prince of Denmark. A retired member of the Screen Actors Guild, Thora was a professional background singer on numerous movies and for Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra. Read more...


Character: Soprano in Daydream Sequence

Kathleen 1941

Character: Singer - 'Schicklegruber' Number

Meet the People 1944