Cornelia Otis Skinner (1899–1979)

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Cornelia Otis Skinner was born on May 30, 1899 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for The Uninvited (1944), The Swimmer (1968) and Stage Door Canteen (1943). She was married to Alden Sanford Blodget. She died on July 9, 1979 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Uninvited Miss Holloway
The Swimmer Mrs. Hammar
Stage Door Canteen Cornelia Otis Skinner
The Farmer's Daughter Mrs. Morley


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 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
- They Have Taken Over (1970) ... Kate
 1968 The Swimmer
Mrs. Hammar
 1962 Theatre '62 (TV Series)
 1962 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Movie)
Mrs. Morley
 1956 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
Susan Baxter
- Merry Christmas, Mr. Baxter (1956) ... Susan Baxter
 1955 Max Liebman Presents: Dearest Enemy (TV Movie)
Mrs. Murray
 1944 The Uninvited
Miss Holloway
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Cornelia Otis Skinner
 1920 Kismet
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
Show Show Self (26 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

(Summer 1962) Samuel A. Taylor and her play, "The Pleasure of His Company," was performed at the Cherry County Playhouse in Traverse City, Michigan with Ruth Warrick in the cast. Ruth Bailey was founder and artistic director. See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 5 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Cornelia Skinner


Alden Sanford Blodget  (his death)  (1 child)

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Woman's virtue is man's greatest invention. See more »


Long-standing member of various disparate organisations, including the Animal Medical Center and the National Conference of Christians and Jews. See more »

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