Active on Broadway in the following productions:
2 Biographical Movies |
11 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
4' 11" (1.5 m)
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I'd like to have money. And I'd like to be a good writer. These two can come together, and I hope they will, but if that's too adorable, I'd rather have money.
At a low point in her finances, a friend interceded with John Gilbert
, who graciously sent $2,000. Then, when his career was on the wane, he inquired if it might be possible to collect on some of the loans he'd made. Dorothy sent a check and in return received red roses with a note, "Thank you, Miss Finland" (Finland was the only country that had paid its war debt to the U.S. after World War I).
Sharp, sardonic wit