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Laura Hope Crews
Birth: Dec. 12, 1879
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1942
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actress. She began her career as a child in her native San Francisco, performing in stage shows before coming to New York in 1901. For the next several years she was a prominent member of Henry Miller's company, performing on Broadway. In the 1920s, she split her time between performing in the theatre and films, making her first co-lead appearance in "The Silver Cord" (1933). She was best known for the role of 'Aunt Pittypat Hamilton' in movie "Gone With the Wind" (1939). Her other credits included "New Morals for Old" (1932), "Escapade" (1935), "Confession" (1937), "The Star Maker" (1939), "The Blue Bird" (1940) and "One Foot in Heaven" (1941). She died in New York City and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Rose Mound, Lot 65
 
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Record added: Apr 30, 1999
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