Marie Dressler

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Marie Dressler
Marie Dressler - 1930.jpg
Dressler in 1930
BornLeila Marie Koerber
9 November 1868(1868-11-09)
Cobourg, Ontario, Canadae
Died28 Julie 1934(1934-07-28) (aged 65)
Santa Barbara, Californie, U.S.
Cause o daith
Restin place
Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale
Years active1892–1934
Hauf-marrae(s)George Hoeppert (m. 1899–1906)
James Henry Dalton (m. 1904–1921)[2]

Marie Dressler (November 9, 1868 – Julie 28, 1934) wis a Canadian-American stage an screen actress, comedian an early silent film an Depression-era film starn.[3][4] Successfu on stage in vaudeville an comic operas, she wis an aa successfu in film. In 1914, she wis in the first full-lenth film comedy an later wan the Academy Awaird for Best Actress in 1931.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Actress Saw Two Marriages Fail in 14 years". Calgary Daily Herald. August 11, 1934. p. 5. Retrieved September 6, 2011.
  2. Dressler and Dalton married in 1904 according to Dressler's U.S. passport application (1924),; accessed July 27, 2016.
  3. Obituary Variety, July 31, 1934, page 54.
  4. Marie Dressler: North American Theatre Online,; accessed July 27, 2016.