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May Robson

  • Birth 19 Apr 1858 Moama, Murray River Council, New South Wales, Australia
  • Death 20 Oct 1942 Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Flushing, Queens County, New York, USA
  • Plot Section 9, grave 4
  • Memorial ID 7259972

Actress. She starred in many theatre plays and one-woman shows before her motion picture career. When she receive an Oscar nomination for her role as 'Apple Annie" in 1933's "Lady For A Day", she was the earliest-born actress to be afforded that honor. Among her other popular films were "Dinner At Eight," "A Star Is Born" (1937 version), "Four Daughters," and "Tom Sawyer." She also appeared with legendary screen starlet Jean Harlow in three movies.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: A.J.
  • Added: 13 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7259972
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for May Robson (19 Apr 1858–20 Oct 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7259972, citing Flushing Cemetery, Flushing, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .