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Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford



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Also Known As: Died: May 29, 1979
Born: April 8, 1893 Cause of Death: cerebral hemorrhage
Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, CA Profession: Cast ...


grandmother: Catherine Faeley Hennessey. Firebrand Catholic, called by Mary "the warrior in the family"; Pickford wrote scenario for "Little Annie Rooney" (1925) under pseudonym Catherine Hennessey.
father: John Charles Smith. Alcoholic; died of cerebral hemorrhage in 1898.
mother: Charlotte Smith. Actor, manager. Born in 1873; died on March 22, 1928 from breast cancer.
brother: Jack Pickford. Actor, director. Born on August 18, 1896; died on January 3, 1933; married to actresses Olive Thomas and Marilyn Miller.
sister: Lottie Pickford. Actor. Born on June 9, 1895; died from heart attack on December 9, 1936.
son: Ronald Charles Rogers. Adopted at age 6 in 1943; married c. 1955 and had two children; became estranged from adoptive parents.
daughter: Roxanne Rogers. Waitress. Adopted as a baby in 1944; married three times; became estranged from adoptive parents.

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