Mary Clare

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Birthday
17, 1892
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Aug 29, 1970 (78)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
17, 1892
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Aug 29, 1970 (78)

About

Remembered for her character roles in such films as The Citadel and The Lady Vanishes, she played a starring role in only one movie: Mrs. Pym of Scotland Yard (released in 1939). Also a stage actress, she starred in British productions of Appointment with Death and Laura Garnett.

Before Fame

After studying drama in London, she made her British stage debut in 1910, at the age of eighteen. A decade later, she appeared in her first film, The Black Spider.

Trivia

She acted in a British-produced Alfred Hitchcock movie titled Young and Innocent.

Family Life

She was born Mary Clare Absalom in Lambeth, Surrey, England. Her marriage to Lionel Percival Mawhood resulted in two children.

Associated With

She appeared with Rosalind Russell in the 1938 film The Citadel.