4 Biographical Movies |
6 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
9 Interviews |
7 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
23 Magazine Cover Photos |
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter | Miss Lillian Gish
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
 I believe that marriage is a career in itself. I have preferred a stage career to a marriage career.
She was a staunch supporter of the Republican Party and an active anti-communist. She went to her grave denying that The Birth of a Nation
(1915) was racist, despite ongoing protests that it was a glorification of the Ku Klux Klan. She was thrilled to be invited to the White House by President Warren G. Harding
following the premiere of Orphans of the Storm
(1921), and met with Benito Mussolini
Early roles as innocent, virginal characters who are victimized by a cruel world