Mary Pickford Biography

Mary Pickford was a Canadian-American motion picture actress, co-founder of the film studio United Artists and one of the original 36 founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Known as "America's Sweetheart", "Little Mary" and the "girl with the curls", she was one of the Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood and a significant figure in the development of film acting.

In consideration of her contributions to American cinema, the American Film Institute named Pickford 24th among the greatest female stars of all time. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Mary Pickford
Full Name:
Gladys Marie Smith
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Film Producer, Writer, Screenwriter
Religion:
Catholicism, Methodism, Christian Science
Date of Birth:
April 8, 1892
Astrological Sign:
Aries
Date of Death:
May 29, 1979
Age at Death:
87
Cause of Death:
Cerebral hemorrhage
Marriages
Divorces
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