Jane Wyman
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Jane Wyman, through the years

Jane Wyman and husband Ronald Reagan hold their 9-month-old daughter Maureen in 1941. (Associated Press)
Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan at a movie premiere in Hollywood in 1942. (Los Angeles Times)
Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan at a Hollywood premiere in 1945. They divorced in 1948. Rarely did Wyman break her silence about her former husband, with the exception of a brief statement issued after his death in 2004: “America has lost a great president and a great, kind and gentle man.” (Associated Press)
Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan at home in 1947. (Courtesy of Marvin Heiferman)
Jane Wyman and Charles Bickford in a scene from the 1948 movie “Johnny Belinda.” (Associated Press)
Jane Wyman kisses the Academy Award she won in 1949 for playing a deaf-mute rape victim in “Johnny Belinda.” She also was nominated for Oscars for her performances in “The Yearling” (1946), “The Blue Veil” (1951) and “Magnificent Obsession” (1954). (Associated Press)
Jane Wyman, right, with Judy Garland, left, and Greer Garson at an Academy Awards party in 1955. (Los Angeles Times)
Jane Wyman became familiar to millions of television viewers as the matriarch-you-love-to-hate in the long-running 1980s nighttime soap opera “Falcon Crest.” (Associated Press)
Jane Wyman and Lana Turner on the set of the TV show “Falcon Crest” in 1982. (Associated Press)
Nancy Reagan, left, and Jane Wyman talk after a memorial service in Sacramento for Wyman’s daughter, Maureen Reagan, in 2001. (Steve Yeater / Associated Press)