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Mathilda Calnan (1913–2000)

Mathilda Calnan was born on June 26, 1913 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Matilda Loeser. She was an actress, known for Silver Streak (1976), Star! (1968) and Made in Paris (1966). She died on July 17, 2000 in La Jolla, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Silver Streak
Silver Streak Blue-Haired Lady
Star! Dorothy
Made in Paris
Made in Paris Cecile
The Other Side of Midnight


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 1980 The Hunter
Hospital Volunteer (as Matilda Calnan)
 1979 Angie (TV Series)
Aunt Philomena
- Family Feud (1979) ... Aunt Philomena
 1979 Sunnyside
Woman in Bible Class (as Matilda Calnan)
 1977 The Other Side of Midnight
Old Dressmaker
 1977 The Cabot Connection (TV Movie)
 1976 Nickelodeon
German Bakery Lady (as Matilda Calnan)
 1976 Silver Streak
Blue-Haired Lady (as Matilda Calnan)
 1976 W.C. Fields and Me
Servant (uncredited)
 1975 Harry O (TV Series)
- Group Terror (1975) ... Maid
 1975 Baretta (TV Series)
Mrs. Stark
- This Ain't My Bag (1975) ... Mrs. Stark (as Matilda Calnan)
 1975 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Mrs. Booker
- Unindicted Wife (1975) ... Mrs. Booker
 1974 Movin' On (TV Series)
Madame Stendhal
- Goin' Home: Part 1 (1974) ... Madame Stendhal (as Matilda Calnan)
 1974 The Partridge Family (TV Series)
Mrs. Pierson
- Pin It on Danny (1974) ... Mrs. Pierson (as Matilda Calnan)
 1973 Terror in the Wax Museum
First Charwoman
 1969 Daddy's Gone A-Hunting
Ilsa (as Matilda Calnan)
 1968 Star!
Dorothy (as Matilda Calnan)
 1967 The High Chaparral (TV Series)
Mrs. MacLeish
- A Quiet Day in Tucson (1967) ... Mrs. MacLeish (as Matilda Calnan)
 1966 Madame X
The French Beautician (uncredited)
 1966 Made in Paris
Cecile (as Matilda Calnan)
 1965 The Rogues (TV Series)
- The Pigeons of Paris (1965) ... Concierge
 1964 Rome Against Rome (as Matilda Calman)
 1964 Dark Purpose
Mrs. Thompson (as Matilda Calman)
 1963 Gidget Goes to Rome
Old Party Guest (uncredited)
Un'amica di Luisa (uncredited)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Matilda Calman | Matilda Calnan

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Heiress to a fortune derived from the Frederick Loeser Co. Department Store of Brooklyn, New York. Her father Charles A. Loeser, based in Florence, Italy, after his graduation from Harvard College, was an art collector of international stature.

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