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Geraldine Farrar (1882–1967)


Famed singer and author Geraldine Farrar was educated in public schools and then became a music student of Mrs. J.H. Long, Trabadello, Emma Thursby, Lilli Lehman and Graziani. Her 1901 debut was at the Royal Opera House in Berlin, in the role of Marguerite in "Faust". From 1906-22 she was a member of the Metropolitan Opera in New York. During ... See full bio »

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Known For

Carmen
Carmen Carmen
(1915)
Joan the Woman
Joan the Woman Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc)
(1916)
Flame of the Desert
Flame of the Desert Lady Isabelle Channing
(1919)
Maria Rosa
Maria Rosa Maria Rosa
(1916)

Filmography

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 1920 The Riddle: Woman
Lilla Gravert
 1919 Shadows
Muriel Barnes / Cora Lamont
 1918 The Hell Cat
Pancha O'Brien
 1918 The Bonds That Tie (Short)
Miss Columbia
 1918 The Turn of the Wheel
Rosalie Dean
 1917 The Woman God Forgot
Tecza (daughter of Montezuma)
 1915 Temptation
Renee Dupree
 1915/I Carmen
Carmen
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Personal Details

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4 Print Biographies | 36 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My screen offspring have been as much children of my heart and soul and mind as my opera creations. The filming of Carmen (1915), my first portrayal on the screen, was one long period of undiluted joy - the glorious California weather, the beautifully appointed house there, the special studio built for my privacy and convenience! See more »

Trivia:

During the 1920s the "New York Times" included her in its list of the ten greatest women in America. See more »

Nickname:

Gerry

Star Sign:

Pisces

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