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Maria Ouspenskaya
Birth: Jul. 29, 1876
Tula Oblast, Russian Federation
Death: Dec. 3, 1949
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Born in Tula, Russia, she began his career singing at the Warsaw Conservatory and acting at Adasheff's School of the Drama in Moscow. In 1922, she relocated to New York and was a regular on Broadway for the next decade. Her first Hollywood film role was in "Dodsworth" (1936), which brought her a Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress, followed by a second nomination for her role in "Love Affair" (1939). Her best remembered role was as Maleva, the gypsy fortuneteller in the classic horrer films "The Wolf Man" (1941) and "Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man" (1943). Her other credits included "The Rains Came" (1939), "Waterloo Bridge" (1940), "King Row" (1942), "Wyoming" (1947) and "A Kiss in the Dark" (1949). She died several days after suffering a stroke at age 73. Note: the birth date on her grave stone is disputed. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Eventide, lot 3741
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 08, 2000
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"Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night may become a wolf when the wolf bane blooms and the autum moon is bright" I have always loved that line and you spoke it so well, rest well kind lady.
- Ghostgirl
 Added: Oct. 8, 2015
Maria, loved you in kings Row. God blessYou and rest in peace.
- Suzanne Merrill
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
Maria, what a great actress you were. Loved you voice in all movies. Saw one of your movies when I was 7 years old. Rest In Peace.
- Billy R. Edgar
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
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