Gladys Frazin

Gladys Frazin

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 9 Mar 1939 (aged 38)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Ferncliff Mausoleum, Unit 4, Columbarium 3, Tier B
Memorial ID 195623275 · View Source
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Actress. Gladys starred on Broadway in The Masked Woman and toured the country in White Cargo. In 1918 she married theatrical agent Leo Lowenstein. In 1924 she made her film debut in the drama Let No Man Put Asunder. She left her husband and married actor Douglas Gilmore but they were divorced in 1925. Her third marriage, to Richard W. Lehne, only lasted a month. She married comedian Monty Banks in 1929. Her final role was in the 1931 drama The Other Woman. In April of 1932 she disappeared for several days after having a nervous breakdown. Soon after Monty filed for divorced and Gladys moved in with her parents in New York City. She and Monty announced they were going to remarry in 1934 but they broke up again. Gladys was diagnosed with schizophrenia and suffered from severe depression. On March 9, 1939, the now-melancholy actress committed suicide, plunging from the window of her parent’s apartment in New York.

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  • Created by: Bobby Kelley
  • Added: 28 Dec 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 195623275
  • Bobby Kelley
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gladys Frazin (21 Jun 1900–9 Mar 1939), Find a Grave Memorial no. 195623275, citing Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum, Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Bobby Kelley (contributor 46959922) .