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Lillian Albertson (1881–1962)

Lillian Albertson was born on August 6, 1881 in Noblesville, Indiana, USA. She was an actress, known for The Greatest Show on Earth (1952), Your Favorite Story (1953) and Fireside Theatre (1949). She died on August 24, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Greatest Show on Earth
The Greatest Show on Earth Buttons' Mother
Your Favorite Story
Fireside Theatre
Fireside Theatre Mrs. Haggerty
Summer Theatre
Summer Theatre Miss Fenner


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 1956 The Ten Commandments
Slave (uncredited)
 1953-1955 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Mrs. Collins / Grandma / Townswoman
- Doorway to Nowhere (1955) ... Mrs. Collins
- Bullets and the Booby Trap (1953) ... Grandma
- Church in the Town (1953) ... Townswoman
 1953-1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- The Vacant Room (1954)
 1951-1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Haggerty
- The Wild Earth (1953)
- The Broken Chord (1952) ... Mrs. Haggerty
 1953 Summer Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Fenner
- Dream Job (1953) ... Miss Fenner
 1952 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Mrs. Lester
- The Case of No Questions Asked (1952) ... Mrs. Lester
 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth
Buttons' Mother
 1951 The Blue Veil
Mrs. Lipscott (uncredited)
 1951 Storm Warning
Mrs. Rainey (uncredited)
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 1980 AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Stewart (TV Special documentary)
Actress 'The Greatest Show on Earth' (uncredited)

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Stage Play: The Devil's Garden. Written by Edith Ellis, from a story by William Babington Maxwell [earliest Broadway credit]. Harris Theatre: 28 Dec 1915- Jan 1916 (closing date unknown/23 performances). Cast: Lillian Albertson, Frederick Annerley, Rhoda Beresford, Emmett Bradley, Gladys Bradley, Alice Augarde Butler, Charles W. Butler, J.... See more »

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Great-grandmother of Valerie Anastasias. See more »

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