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Maria Ouspenskaya
Birth: Jul. 29, 1876
Tula Oblast, Russia
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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Maria, saw your great performances tonight on TV. We always loved your Russian accent in your acting. Rest In Peace.
- Billy R. Edgar
 Added: Oct. 9, 2016

- Toto too!
 Added: Oct. 9, 2016
We're watching the great movies of the 40s tonight, several of them featuring your wonderful performances. Such a special lady you were, always bringing a unique quality to your movies that no one else could have. We remember you with loving hearts. God b...(Read more)
- Sara and David Greenstone
 Added: Oct. 9, 2016
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