Hermione Gingold

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Birthday
9, 1897
Birthplace
London, England
Death Date
May 24, 1987 (89)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
9, 1897
Birthplace
London, England
Death Date
May 24, 1987 (89)

About

Stage and screen actress who is best remembered for her performances in the Broadway musicals John Murray Anderson's Almanac and A Little Night Music. Her role in the latter production earned her a 1973 Tony nomination for Featured Actress in a Musical.

Before Fame

She made her stage debut in a 1908 production called Pinkie and the Fairies.

Trivia

She was honored with a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1958 film version of Gigi.

Family Life

She married second husband Eric Maschwitz in 1926; the couple divorced two decades later.

Associated With

She and Shirley Jones both appeared in the 1962 film version of The Music Man.