Adolphe Menjou (1890-1963)

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Adolphe Menjou was born to a French-American family in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on February 18th, 1890, and he graduated from a high school military academy and […]

Dorothy Gish (1898-1968)

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Dorothy Gish was born Dorothy Elizabeth de Guiche in Dayton, Ohio on March 11th, 1898. She was already a veteran actress by the time she […]

Max Linder (1883-1925)

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Today Max Linder is probably one of the least known silent comedy actors and filmmakers, but his influence upon the medium of film was profound. […]

Lila Lee (1901-1973)

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“Cuddles” The beautiful, sweet and petite silent film actress Lila Lee was born Augusta Appel in Union Hill, New Jersey on July 25th, 1901. Her […]

To MY MOTHER

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  With all the love of her son, Wallace Reid Christmas 1904 Dedicated to My Mother: “She who has stood by her two erring boys […]

Charles Ray (1891-1943)

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Silent film star Charles Ray was born Charles Edgar Alfred Ray in Jacksonville, Illinois on March 15th, 1891. His parents moved him to Los Angeles […]

Carol Dempster (1901-1991)

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Carol Dempster was born in Duluth, Minnesota on December 9th, 1901. Her family moved to California when she was a baby. Carol attended Ruth St. […]