No photo available. Represent Esther Michelson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 85,822 this week

Esther Michelson (1898–1965)

Esther Michelson was born on September 2, 1898 in Flushing, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Great Dictator (1940), I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes (1948) and Sullivan's Travels (1941). She died on December 24, 1965 in Encino, California, USA. See full bio »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and TV shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide.

Enter if you dare

Facebook Live Chat With 'American Honey' Star Sasha Lane

Join us for a Facebook Live chat with American Honey star Sasha Lane on Monday, Sept. 26, beginning at 1:20 p.m. ET/10:20 p.m. PT. Make sure to follow IMDb on Facebook. Send your questions now to #IMDbAskSasha.

Follow IMDb on Facebook

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2983 people
created 02 Nov 2013

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Esther Michelson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Great Dictator
The Great Dictator Jewish Woman
I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes
I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes Mrs. Finkelstein
Sullivan's Travels
Sullivan's Travels Woman on 'Poor Street'
The Lady Eve
The Lady Eve Wife on Ship


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (24 credits)
 1954 Executive Suite
Candy Store Lady (uncredited)
 1953 Francis Covers the Big Town
Mrs. Gold (uncredited)
 1953 The Juggler
Woman on Bus (uncredited)
 1949 The Doctor and the Girl
Patient (uncredited)
 1949 Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Fisherman's Wife (uncredited)
 1948 I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes
Mrs. Finkelstein
 1946 Humoresque
Mrs. Klein (uncredited)
 1945 Anchors Aweigh
Hamburger Woman (uncredited)
 1945 Rhapsody in Blue
Woman in window combing little girl's hair (uncredited)
 1944 The Very Thought of You
Mrs. Adelson (uncredited)
 1944 The Great Moment
Dental Patient (uncredited)
 1942 The Palm Beach Story
Near-Sighted Woman (uncredited)
 1941 Sullivan's Travels
Woman on 'Poor Street' (uncredited)
 1941 H.M. Pulham, Esq.
Mrs. Frenkel (uncredited)
 1941 The Lady Eve
Wife on Ship (uncredited)
 1940 Christmas in July
Sophie's Mother (uncredited)
 1940 The Great Dictator
Jewish Woman
 1940 I Take This Woman
Woman in Clinic (uncredited)
 1935 The Bride Comes Home
Bystander (uncredited)
 1935 Bad Boy
Jewish Woman (uncredited)
 1935 Here Comes the Band
Jewish Woman (uncredited)
 1935 McFadden's Flats
Mrs. Bernstein (uncredited)
 1935 One More Spring
Jewish Woman (uncredited)
 1935 Wings in the Dark
Boy's Mother at Coney Island (uncredited)

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Esther Michelson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page