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Charlotte Greenwood

Charlotte Greenwood


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Stepping Out ... When Sally (Charlotte Greenwood) and Eve (Leila Hyams) take a vacation together... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

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So Long Letty ... Charlotte Greenwood a full six feet (most of it legs) of comic talent and... more info $14.95was $17.99 Buy Now

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Also Known As: Died: January 18, 1978
Born: June 25, 1890 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Cast ...


On her comic acrobatics: "One day I happened to put my foot up and twist it round a little. Something in the way I did it made the audience laugh . . . as I found it amused people I began to do more and more weird stunts . . . I'm so identified with this kind of part that I'm afraid I'd have a lot of trouble if I tried to take up anything else. If I were playing in an Ibsen tragedy the audience would probably expect me to put one foot on the mantlepiece." --Charlotte Greenwood, quoted in unidentified 1916 newspaper

On her appearance: "The kind of wrapping you come in has nothing to do with it. As quickly as you realize that, contentment and peace come--from the heart. Happiness is within you." --Charlotte Greenwood, quoted in WHATEVER BECAME OF...? by Richard Lamparski

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