Dorothy Gish

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Birthday
11, 1898
Birthplace
Dayton, OH
Death Date
Jun 4, 1968 (70)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
11, 1898
Birthplace
Dayton, OH
Death Date
Jun 4, 1968 (70)

About

She made the transition from silent films to talkies with the 1930 film Wolves.

Before Fame

She modeled before being introduced to famed director D.W. Griffith, who began casting her and her sister in his films.

Trivia

She acted in over 100 films, and was the sister of popular actress Lillian Gish.

Family Life

Her mother Mary was the family's sole breadwinner after her father abandoned them.

Associated With

Her older sister is Lillian Gish, one of the premiere film stars of her era.