The Whirlwind. Melodrama (revival). Written by George Cochran Hazelton
and Ritter Brown. Standard Theatre: 23 Dec 1919- Feb 1920 (closing date unknown/31 performances). Cast: Mimi Aguglia, Frank Andrews, Miriam Battista
[credited as Miriam Batista], Chief Manabozho, Rose Coghlan, John Davidson, Hank Durnell, John Harrington,
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
I had no trouble crying. Tears came easily and if they didn't, my mother took me behind the scenes and spanked me until I cried.
At the height of her fame as a child movie star, Miriam met two U.S. Presidents, Harding and Coolidge. She was photographed with Laddie Boy, President Harding's dog, on the White House lawn, and she was photographed sitting on President Coolidge's lap.