Gloria Holden Poster


Jump to: Overview (4) | Mini Bio (1) | Spouse (2) | Trivia (5) | Personal Quotes (1)

Overview (4)

Date of Birth 5 September 1903London, England, UK
Date of Death 22 March 1991Redlands, California, USA  (heart attack)
Birth NameGloria Anna Holden
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Hollywood leading lady in B-movies, and supporting actress in big budget films. Although remembered for her portrayal of "Mme. Zola" in The Life of Emile Zola (1937), she is most memorable for her chilling-yet-beauteous performance as Dracula's Daughter (1936). She had another memorable role in director Tod Browning's Miracles for Sale (1939).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Bill Takacs <kinephile@aol.com>

Spouse (2)

William Hoyt (10 July 1945 - 22 March 1991) (her death) (1 child)
Harry Dawson Reynolds (1921 - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (5)

Contrary to some reports, Holden died at age 87, not 83.
Gave birth to a son Christopher Hoyt, with her husband William Hoyt. [1944]
Her son, Christopher Hoyt, died at age 26. [1970]
Mother, with Harry Dawson Reynolds, of Glen Corbett.
She was a staunch conservative Republican.

Personal Quotes (1)

[Shortly before her death, a fan demanding an autograph mentions Dracula's Daughter (1936)] Oh, that awful thing.

See also

Other Works | Publicity Listings | Official Sites | Contact Info

Contribute to This Page