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 Gertrude Astor

Gertrude Astor

Birth
Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 9 Nov 1977 (aged 90)
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Abbey of the Psalms, Haven of Worship, North Wall, Niche 5, Tier 13
Memorial ID 5877 · View Source
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Actress. Born in Lakewood, Ohio, November 9, 1877, she began her career playing trombone on riverboats and in vaudeville when she signed a contract with Universal in 1915. She made her screen debut in "Concert" (1921), followed by "Strong Man" (1926) and "The Cat and the Carney" (1927). Her other credits included Laurel and Hardy films, "Our Gang" shorts, "The Scarlet Claw" (1944), "Around the World in Eighty Days" (1956) and "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" (1961). She passed away suddenly and peacefully on the day of her 90th birthday.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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Gertrude I. Astor
1887 -- 1977
"A Star Forever"


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  • Added: 13 Jul 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5877
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gertrude Astor (9 Nov 1887–9 Nov 1977), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5877, citing Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .