Adrienne D'Ambricourt

Adrienne D'Ambricourt

Birth
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death 6 Dec 1957 (aged 79)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section Q, Lot 408, Grave 1 [Unmarked]
Memorial ID 11786644 · View Source
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Actress. French-born character performer in Hollywood films. She played housekeepers, nurses, and landladies of the Gallic variety, with an occasional society matron thrown in. Her credits include "God Gave Me Twenty Cents" (1926), "The Trial of Mary Dugan" (1929), "Svengali" (1931), "What Price Hollywood?" (1932), "The Great Ziegfeld" (1936), "San Francisco" (1936), "The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle" (1939), "The Song of Bernadette" (1943), "To Have and Have Not" (1944), "Million Dollar Mermaid" (1952), and "Les Girls" (1957). D'Ambricourt was born Adrienne Dunontier in Paris, and came to the United States after World War I. During the early talkie era, before dubbing became standard, she appeared in French-language versions of American movies. D'Ambricourt made some 80 films. She died of a heart attack after a car crash.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Originally Created by: Bobb Edwards
  • Added: 20 Sep 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11786644
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Adrienne D'Ambricourt (2 Jun 1878–6 Dec 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11786644, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .