Nominated for 2 Oscars.
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(TV Series) (short story "You Were Perfectly Fine" - 1 episode)
Parker, Dorothy. Here Lies, The Collected Stories of Dorothy Park er. New York: The Viking Press, 1939
2 Biographical Movies |
11 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
4' 11" (1.5 m)
Did You Know?
Once in her long-running feud with Clare Boothe Luce
, Mrs. Luce held the door open for Mrs. Parker to walk through and said, "Age before beauty." Mrs. Parker walked through and said, "Pearls before swine." Another time, when told that Mrs. Luce was kind to her inferiors, she said, "And where does she find them?"
Attempted suicide many times during her life.
Sharp, sardonic wit