Alice Brady

Alice Brady

New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 28 Oct 1939 (aged 46)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Gibeon 57, next to the curb
Memorial ID 3801 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Actress. Born Mary Rose Brady in New York City, New York, she began her career in the theatre in 1911, at age 18. In 1914, she made her motion picture debut in the silent picture "As Ye Sow". She appeared in 53 films in the next 10 years, all while continuing to perform on stage, the film industry at the time being centered in New York City. When the silent era ended, she made the move to Hollywood appearing in MGM's "When Ladies Meet" (1933) and made another 25 films in seven years. She was nominated for an Academy Award for "My Man Godfrey" (1936) and won the Academy award for Best Supporting Actress for "In Old Chicago" (1937). From then on she worked frequently until her death, her final film was "Young Mr. Lincoln" (1939).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

Family Members




How famous was Alice Brady?

Current rating:

90 votes

to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 2 Nov 1998
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3801
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Brady (2 Nov 1892–28 Oct 1939), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3801, citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .