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Mary Pickford (1892–1979)

Mary Pickford began in the theater at age seven. Then known as "Baby Gladys Smith", she toured with her family in a number of theater companies. In 1907, she adopted a family name Pickford and joined the David Belasco troupe, appearing in the long-running The Warrens of Virginia". She began in films in 1909 with the 'American Mutoscope & Biograph ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins. See more awards »

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Book: "Why Not Try God?" See more »

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4 Biographical Movies | 14 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 96 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 51 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Dorothy Nicholson | Gladys Nicholson | Baby Gladys Smith | Gladys Marie Smith


5' 0½" (1.54 m)

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Was the 2nd actress to receive an Academy Award; she won the Best Actress Oscar for Coquette (1929) at The 2nd Academy Awards on April 3, 1930. See more »


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