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||November 24, 1961
||December 24, 1893
||Cause of Death:
||New York City, New York, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Began career as a stage actress in stock
Made Broadway acting debut
Achieved notable Broadway starring triumph in "Daddy Long Legs"
Stage career dipped slightly in the late 1920s
Film acting debut in "Sins of the Fathers"; immediately became one of Paramount Studios' most popular stars
Broadway writing debut, "Monsieur Brotonneau"
Left Paramount and moved to Warner Brothers/First National; last film at Paramount, "Tomorrow and Tomorrow"
Popularity slipped; left films for a brief period after completing "Journal of a Crime", her last of six films at Warners/First National
Enjoyed notable comeback in William Wyler's "Dodsworth"
Made last two films, "The Rat" and "A Royal Divorce", in Great Britain