Mary Pickford


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Noun1.Mary Pickford - United States film actress (born in Canada) who starred in silent films (1893-1979)Mary Pickford - United States film actress (born in Canada) who starred in silent films (1893-1979)
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This was because one of them had told the other that Elizabeth was Mary Pickford.
1935: The so-called King and Queen of Hollywood, Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford, were divorced.
Not only was Mary Pickford a star in front of the camera, but she was also a shrewd businesswoman behind it, ensuring her influence at the heart of the movie industry in a way Nell Shipman never could.
1916 - Mary Pickford becomes the first female film star to sign a million-dollar contract.
Mary Pickford was an award-winning actress whose starring role in more than 50 silent movies made her one of the first to be nicknamed America's Sweetheart.
1909: Mary Pickford (above) made her screen debut at the age of 16, in The Violin Maker Of Cremona.
1909: Mary Pickford made her screen debut at the age of 16, in The Violin Maker Of Cremona.
There had been previous high-profile women in the business, such as Mary Pickford, a founder at United Artists starting in 1919; early execs June Mathis, Margaret Booth, and Virginia Van Upp; and directors including Lois Weber, Dorothy Arzner, and Ida Lupino.
They look at celebrities in politics, literature, sport, comedy, television, film, bureaucracy, social media, activism, and history, including Don Cherry, Terry Fox, Callum Keith Rennie, Emma Albani, Maud Allan, Mary Pickford, Nell Shipman, Colm Feore, Pierre Elliott Trudeau, and Justin Trudeau (as well as Canadian poetry prizes), and aspects like race, transnationality, gender, sexualities, ability/disability, class, and medium.
THE silent movie era turned Mary Pickford into Hollywood's first million dollar actress.
Morgan, King Edward VII, Enrico Caruso, Rudolph Valentino, Charles Schwab, Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin, Sheridan-Fry and occult figure Aleister Crowley, "Evangeline: The Seer of Wall St.
Irrepressibly vivacious, he spent his life leaping over and into things, from his early Broadway successes to his marriage to the great screen actress Mary Pickford to the way he made Hollywood his very own town.