Date of Birth: Oct 05, 1923
Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Glynis Johns (born October 5, 1923) is a South African-born Welsh stage and film actress, dancer, pianist and singer (notably of Send in the Clowns, which she originated in Stephen Sondheims A Little Night Music). With a career spanning seven decades, Johns is often cited as the complete actress, who happens to be a trained pianist and singer. She is also an accomplished dancer, and was qualified to teach ballet by the age of ten.